docker-start man page

docker-start — Start one or more containers


docker start [-a|--attach] [--detach-keys[=[]]] [--help] [-i|--interactive] CONTAINER [CONTAINER...]


Start one or more containers.


-a, --attach=true|false

Attach container's STDOUT and STDERR and forward all signals to the
  process. The default is false.


Override the key sequence for detaching a container. Format is a single character [a-Z] or ctrl-<value> where <value> is one of: a-z, @, ^, [, , or _.


Print usage statement

-i, --interactive=true|false

Attach container's STDIN. The default is false.

See also

docker-stop(1) to stop a container.


April 2014, Originally compiled by William Henry (whenry at redhat dot com) based on source material and internal work. June 2014, updated by Sven Dowideit  ⟨⟩

Referenced By

docker(1), docker-stop(1).

Docker User Manuals Docker Community JUNE 2014