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Using Containers in Science (Docker and Singularity): Setup

Docker installation

If you want to install Docker on your local system, please follow the installation guide for your Operating System below.

Linux

Please refer to the Installation Guide for Linux for up-to-date installation instructions.

Mac OS

Please refer to the Installation Guide for MacOS for up-to-date installation instructions.

Windows

Please refer to the Installation Guide for Windows for up-to-date installation instructions.

Verify your Installation

If you successfully install Docker on your system, you can test your installation by running the following:

$ docker run hello-world
Hello from Docker!
This message shows that your installation appears to be working correctly.

Singularity Installation

Singularity is currently available for Linux-based OS. Please read the Installation Instructions