5 Interesting Docker Tool You Should Use

  • Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:53 by aatif

Docker community is very energetic and hardworking. Community consist of hardworking enthusiastic experienced developers and programmers. They always in search of developing new tool which can extend the functionality of Docker. Lets see some of the Docker's tool which can expand the functionality of Docker.

Dockercraft
It is amazing simple Minecraft Docker client, it is used to visualize and manage Docker containers. By using it you can turns on and off container through flick of switch. If you work most of time with container, you will enjoy with dockercraft image. It is a fun projects of Adrien Duermael and Gaetan de Villele.

Docker Label Inspector
Docker label inspector is an excellent tool that help to ensure you are providing your Docker images with the metadata they will need out in the wilds of the internet. It also provide label linter and a label validator useful tools. It allow developer to use Docker labels to produce metadata within the domain of container and also check lables against official label schema.

CMT
CMT stand for Container migration tool, it is portable and light weighted tool. It is easily adaptable to any underlying mechanism of C/R. The basic purpose of this project is to create an external command line tool that can be either used with docker or runC. It is used to helps on the task to live migrate containers between different hosts by performing pre-migration validations and allowing to auto-discover suitable target hosts.

Dvol
Dvol is an version control of development databases in Docker. This developer tools it provide git like functionality to Docker volumes. It allow you to do commit, reset and branch your development databases. Dvol help you in speeding up tests and Interactive debugging.

Libnetwork
Libnetwork is an combination of networking code from both libcontainer and Docker Engine into a multi-platform library for networking containers. It also present Container Network Model (CNM) and gets incredible valuable inputs by its partners like IBM, Weave, Cisco, Microsoft, Rancher and VMware. Libnetwork is a flexible solution it use plugin model to support of their solutions.