podman-machine-stop - Man Page

Stop a virtual machine

Synopsis

podman machine stop [name]

Description

Stops a virtual machine.

Podman on macOS requires a virtual machine. This is because containers are Linux - containers do not run on any other OS because containers' core functionality are tied to the Linux kernel.

podman machine stop stops a Linux virtual machine where containers are run.

Options

--help

Print usage statement.

Examples

$ podman machine stop myvm

See Also

podman-machine (1)

History

March 2021, Originally compiled by Ashley Cui acui@redhat.com ⟨mailto:acui@redhat.com⟩

Referenced By

podman-machine(1).

The man page docker-machine-stop(1) is an alias of podman-machine-stop(1).