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Routeros docker container image

Sat Oct 12, 2019 9:11 am

Hi
There is official aws image of routeros.
But there is no official docker container image of routeros

Is any plan to build official docker container image of routeros

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Re: Routeros docker container image

Sun Oct 13, 2019 4:14 pm

I hope so...it would be very useful!
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Re: Routeros docker container image

Mon Oct 21, 2019 4:14 pm

Docker is a container.
ROS is not just a web server or some app to be run in a container.

It is heavily dependent on its kernel to implement many of its features.

So my guess is that there will never be a docker image for ROS.
 
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Re: Routeros docker container image

Mon Oct 21, 2019 5:59 pm

Docker container image of routeros already available but that is third party not official

Check out this mum
https://youtu.be/7eVP743yMNs
 
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Re: Routeros docker container image

Tue Oct 22, 2019 11:54 am

This is not a Docker image for ROS but for OpenVPN.

Not to mention that it hasn't been updated for over 4 years.
https://github.com/AlexBeznos/openvpn-mikrotik

IMHO, ROS on Docker (or any other container platform) is a waste of time.
 
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Re: Routeros docker container image

Tue Oct 22, 2019 3:09 pm

Like written above, this request doesn't make any sense.
Docker is used to run applications.
RouterOS is an operating system.

Use CHR images.
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Re: Routeros docker container image

Tue Oct 29, 2019 11:33 am

Like written above, this request doesn't make any sense.
Docker is used to run applications.
RouterOS is an operating system.

Use CHR images.
What would be great is (in v7) is to be able to run docker containers so that we can run custom applications :)
 
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Re: Routeros docker container image

Tue Oct 29, 2019 11:38 am

Docker relies on the "parent" OS to have all the necessary stuff. RouterOS doens't have any stuff to rely on. Maybe I'm mistaken, not sure if RouterOS kernel is enough.
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