Top 23 docker-container Open-Source Projects

  • Portainer

    Making Docker and Kubernetes management easy.

    Project mention: First basic homelab (HP Elitedesk 800 G2). TrueNAS or Proxmox? | | 2023-03-18

    Install Portainer in a docker container there and manage all my docker containers using it Using Portainer, I can also control docker containers I run on other VMs by running a Portainer agent there.

  • awesome-docker

    :whale: A curated list of Docker resources and projects

    Project mention: The best way to learn Docker | | 2023-01-18

    When encountering a new technology, search for "awesome" lists on github. There are usually multiple (especially for popular topics), but the best ones usually bubble to the surface.

  • SonarLint

    Clean code begins in your IDE with SonarLint. Up your coding game and discover issues early. SonarLint is a free plugin that helps you find & fix bugs and security issues from the moment you start writing code. Install from your favorite IDE marketplace today.

  • Laradock

    Full PHP development environment for Docker.

    Project mention: Demet – Useful LAMP and LEMP Stack for Docker with PHP 8.2 | | 2022-12-12

    It's vastly inferior to laradock and does less.

  • docker-openvpn

    🔒 OpenVPN server in a Docker container complete with an EasyRSA PKI CA

    Project mention: Help: Where can I create .ovpn configuration files for ubuntu install? | | 2023-03-02

    Else -

  • docker-pi-hole

    Pi-hole in a docker container

    Project mention: Are the official Pi-Hole Docker images affected by this week's Docker Hub announcement? | | 2023-03-16

    Images are all mirrored on Github anyway :

  • dumb-init

    A minimal init system for Linux containers

    Project mention: Fargate: catching docker stopping | | 2022-12-07

    I think you are on the right track in thinking it’s a signal handling issue. You mentioned using some “bash scripts”, have you tried something like dumb-init?

  • DockerCheatSheet

    🐋 Docker Cheat Sheet 🐋 (by eon01)

  • InfluxDB

    Access the most powerful time series database as a service. Ingest, store, & analyze all types of time series data in a fully-managed, purpose-built database. Keep data forever with low-cost storage and superior data compression.

  • uwsgi-nginx-flask-docker

    Docker image with uWSGI and Nginx for Flask applications in Python running in a single container. Optionally with Alpine Linux.

    Project mention: Nginx/Uwsgi/Flask POST times out if body is too large | | 2022-03-28

    I'm using a dockerimage based on I am running a python app inside that accepts a POST, does some processing on the json body, and returns a simple json response back. A post like this:

  • dozzle

    Realtime log viewer for docker containers.

    Project mention: Dozzle now supports multiple Docker hosts | | 2023-03-11

    I have also updated with documentation. You can see more details about remote host at

  • docker-compose-lamp

    A basic LAMP stack environment built using Docker Compose.

    Project mention: Best dev environment for windows 11 | | 2022-12-29 You could just install this one. This stack supports having multiple project inside of it and its basically the same as installing a LAMP stack. It'll be easier for you to understand since you will have to do the same thing you'd do normally: - Setup your vhost - Setup your INI file - Setup 1 PHP version - You'll have phpMyAdmin integrated

  • amazon-ecs-agent

    Amazon Elastic Container Service Agent

    Project mention: How to architect protected ECS | | 2022-05-25

    Exactly. The ECS agent ( inside of the EC2 make requests to the AWS. To it work, it is necessary internet access (though Internet Gateway or a NAT Gateway) or the VPC endpoints (

  • create-go-app

    ✨ Create a new production-ready project with backend, frontend and deploy automation by running one CLI command! (by create-go-app)

    Project mention: Links e Projetos em Golang | | 2022-05-20
  • runlike

    Given an existing docker container, prints the command line necessary to run a copy of it.

    Project mention: [Help] Change Directory Bindings for a "--restart=always" Container | | 2023-02-25
  • ouroboros

    Automatically update running docker containers with newest available image

    Project mention: Updating all Docker containers | | 2023-03-15

    Here's the official link, I use it since 3 years ago with no issues.

  • ksync

    Sync files between your local system and a kubernetes cluster. (by ksync)

    Project mention: Connect to local AWX manager pod or how to access config/repos | | 2022-05-05


  • FluentDocker

    Use docker, docker-compose local and remote in tests and your .NET core/full framework apps via a FluentAPI

  • PasswordPusher

    🔐 An application to securely communicate passwords over the web. Passwords automatically expire after a certain number of views and/or time has passed. Track who, what and when.

    Project mention: Guys please recommend some interesting docker containers. What I currently have is seems to be ok, but I'm missing solutions that will make me get into it more. I know those long Reddit listings of self-hosted apps, but I haven't found many interesting things there. | | 2023-03-15

    An application to securely communicate passwords over the web. Passwords automatically expire after a certain number of views and/or time has passed. Track who, what and when.

  • AndroidSDK

    🐳 Full-fledged Android SDK Docker Image

  • exoframe

    Exoframe is a self-hosted tool that allows simple one-command deployments using Docker

  • Av1an

    Cross-platform command-line AV1 / VP9 / HEVC / H264 encoding framework with per scene quality encoding

    Project mention: Automating av1 encoding? | | 2023-02-18

    That might be because it doesn't work.

  • vrnetlab

    Run virtual routers with docker

    Project mention: Network Automation : Simulating network topologies with Containers and gNMI | | 2022-10-24

    Important note : there is 2 versions of vrnetlab, vrnetlab/vrnetlab is not compatiable with ContainerLab, if you want to use ContainerLab, you would have to install hellt/vrnetlab, so the docker image created by one of them cannot be used with the other.

  • Adopt Open JDK

    Eclipse Temurin™ build scripts - common across all releases/versions

  • Nager.Date

    :earth_americas: Worldwide public holiday (REST API), NuGet or docker container

    Project mention: C# .NET Tools with System.CommandLine | | 2023-03-19

    The first is Holidays which gets all holidays for the current year by two character country code. Once installed, pass -c XX where 'XX' is a country code. This makes a call to to get holidays for the current year and country.

  • SaaSHub

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-03-19.

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Project Stars
1 Portainer 24,872
2 awesome-docker 24,667
3 Laradock 11,734
4 docker-openvpn 8,015
5 docker-pi-hole 6,351
6 dumb-init 6,162
7 DockerCheatSheet 3,436
8 uwsgi-nginx-flask-docker 2,811
9 dozzle 2,233
10 docker-compose-lamp 2,135
11 amazon-ecs-agent 1,953
12 create-go-app 1,868
13 runlike 1,599
14 ouroboros 1,539
15 ksync 1,378
16 FluentDocker 1,122
17 PasswordPusher 1,106
18 AndroidSDK 1,066
19 exoframe 1,045
20 Av1an 1,021
21 vrnetlab 987
22 Adopt Open JDK 922
23 Nager.Date 855
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