docker checkpoint create

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Create a checkpoint from a running container


docker checkpoint create [OPTIONS] CONTAINER CHECKPOINT


Name, shorthand Default Description
--checkpoint-dir   Use a custom checkpoint storage directory
--leave-running false Leave the container running after checkpoint

Parent command

Command Description
docker checkpoint Manage checkpoints
Command Description
docker checkpoint create Create a checkpoint from a running container
docker checkpoint ls List checkpoints for a container
docker checkpoint rm Remove a checkpoint