oc-ex-dockerbuild man page

oc ex dockerbuild — Perform a direct Docker build


oc ex dockerbuild [Options]


Build a Dockerfile into a single layer

Builds the provided directory with a Dockerfile into a single layered image. Requires that you have a working connection to a Docker engine. You may mount secrets or config into the build with the --mount flag - these files will not be included in the final image.

Experimental: This command is under active development and may change without notice.



Pull the images that are not present.


An optional path to a Dockerfile to use.


An optional list of files and directories to mount during the build. Use SRC:DST syntax for each path.

Options Inherited from Parent Commands


DEPRECATED: The API version to use when talking to the server


Username to impersonate for the operation


Path to the file container Azure container registry configuration information.


Path to a cert. file for the certificate authority


Path to a client certificate file for TLS


Path to a client key file for TLS


The name of the kubeconfig cluster to use


Path to the config file to use for CLI requests.


The name of the kubeconfig context to use


The Google Cloud Platform Service Account JSON Key to use for authentication.


If true, the server's certificate will not be checked for validity. This will make your HTTPS connections insecure


Maximum number of seconds between log flushes


Require server version to match client version

-n, --namespace=""

If present, the namespace scope for this CLI request


The length of time to wait before giving up on a single server request. Non-zero values should contain a corresponding time unit (e.g. 1s, 2m, 3h). A value of zero means don't timeout requests.


The address and port of the Kubernetes API server


Bearer token for authentication to the API server


The name of the kubeconfig user to use


  # Build the current directory into a single layer and tag
  oc ex dockerbuild . myimage:latest
  # Mount a client secret into the build at a certain path
  oc ex dockerbuild . myimage:latest --mount  /mysecret.pem:/etc/pki/secret/mysecret.pem

See Also



June 2016, Ported from the Kubernetes man-doc generator

Referenced By


Openshift CLI User Manuals June 2016