docker-stop man page

docker-stop — Stop a container by sending SIGTERM and then SIGKILL after a grace period

Synopsis

docker stop [--help] [-t|--time[=10]] CONTAINER [CONTAINER...]

Description

Stop a container (Send SIGTERM, and then SIGKILL after
grace period)

Options

--help
Print usage statement
-t, --time=10
Number of seconds to wait for the container to stop before killing it. Default is 10 seconds.

#See also docker-start(1) to restart a stopped container.

History

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

Referenced By

docker(1), docker-start(1).

Docker User Manuals Docker Community JUNE 2014