Userspace Container Support

Udocker is the  tool to execute simple Docker containers in user space without requiring root privileges.

INDIGO udocker does not require any type of privileges nor the deployment of services by system administrators, miming a subset of the docker capabilities with minimal functionalities:

  • basic download and execution of docker containers by non-privileged users in Linux systems were docker is not available.
  • access and execution of docker containers in Linux batch systems and interactive clusters that are managed by other entities such as grid infrastructures or externaly managed batch or interactive systems.

 It can be downloaded and executed entirely by the end user.

 

Short Service Name: 
udocker
Solution Type: 
Advanced IaaS Solutions