Lean and Mean Docker containers

DockerSlim (docker-slim): Don't change anything in your Docker container image and minify it by up to 30x (and for compiled languages even more) making it secure too! (free and open source) (by docker-slim)


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Lean and Mean Docker containers Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to Lean and Mean Docker containers based on common topics and language

  • GitHub repo minideb

    A small image based on Debian designed for use in containers

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  • GitHub repo dockle

    Container Image Linter for Security, Helping build the Best-Practice Docker Image, Easy to start

  • GitHub repo grype

    A vulnerability scanner for container images and filesystems

  • GitHub repo amicontained

    Container introspection tool. Find out what container runtime is being used as well as features available.

  • GitHub repo Moby

    Moby Project - a collaborative project for the container ecosystem to assemble container-based systems

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Posts where Lean and Mean Docker containers has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-02-21.
  • Minimal base images roundup
    Yeah in the end distroless is likely always going to be the smallest image, as it really cuts out everything that's not necessary to run your app. You might experiment with taking a debian-slim or minideb image and running it through docker-slim to see if it gets closer to the distroless output: https://github.com/docker-slim/docker-slim
  • Docker-slim: Minify and Secure Docker containers up to 30x
    news.ycombinator.com | 2021-02-19
    Much more information is available from their GitHub page at https://github.com/docker-slim/docker-slim
    news.ycombinator.com | 2021-02-19
  • Docker Image Size Reduction
    dev.to | 2021-01-05
    6) I stumbled across a tool docker-slim that can supposedly reduce a container's size by up to 30x.