I needed a lightweight nginx setup that I just throw config files into, thus was born docker-nginx-onbuild. The base container will add any files in the context to
/etc/nginx and your
CMD need only be arguments to
To build our nginx container here at Djed, my docker context has a few files:
Dockerfile is very simple and looks like this:
FROM jcderr/nginx-onbuild:latest MAINTAINER Jeremy Derr my@email CMD [ "-g", "daemon off;" ]
site.conf defines my upstreams (which are sockets exported by other containers) and my hosts, and that’s about it.