Question

how to install a package inside a fresh centos image pulled inside a docker??

Posted September 28, 2018 536 views
CentOSDocker

yum -y install package_name is not working........i just pulled centos image directly from docker hub and run it with following command:
docker -i -t run centos
it entered a new shell prompt ....ls command is working properly but when i tries to install a package it is not working.....can anyone help me??

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Hello,

I had a similar issue recently. I noticed that the containers were not able to do any DNS lookups so yum was failing to resolve the repos, to fix that I only had to restart docker:

systemctl restart docker

After the restart, it all started working as normal.

Regards,
Bobby

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