runc start - create and run a container


runc start [command options]

Where “” is your name for the instance of the container that you are starting. The name you provide for the container instance must be unique on your host.


The start command creates an instance of a container for a bundle. The bundle is a directory with a specification file and a root filesystem.


--bundle, -b path to the root of the bundle directory, defaults to the current directory --console specify the pty slave path for use with the container --detach, -d detach from the container's process --pid-file specify the file to write the process id to