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Edge only: This is the CLI reference for Docker CE Edge versions. Some of these options may not be available to Docker CE stable or Docker EE. You can view the stable version of this CLI reference or learn about Docker CE Edge.
Create a checkpoint from a running container
The client and daemon API must both be at least
to use this command. Use the
docker version command on the client to check
your client and daemon API versions.
This command is experimental.
It should not be used in production environments.
docker checkpoint create [OPTIONS] CONTAINER CHECKPOINT
||Use a custom checkpoint storage directory|
||Leave the container running after checkpoint|
|docker checkpoint||Manage checkpoints|
|docker checkpoint create||Create a checkpoint from a running container|
|docker checkpoint ls||List checkpoints for a container|
|docker checkpoint rm||Remove a checkpoint|