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This repository is the home of the cli used in the Docker CE and Docker EE products.


docker/cli is developed using Docker.

Build a linux binary:

$ make -f docker.Makefile binary

Build binaries for all supported platforms:

$ make -f docker.Makefile cross

Run all linting:

$ make -f docker.Makefile lint

List all the available targets:

$ make help

In-container development environment

Start an interactive development environment:

$ make -f docker.Makefile shell

In the development environment you can run many tasks, including build binaries:

$ make binary


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