docker buildx bake


Build from a file

This command is experimental on the Docker client.

It should not be used in production environments.

To enable experimental features in the Docker CLI, edit the config.json and set experimental to enabled. You can go here for more information.


docker buildx bake [OPTIONS] [TARGET...]


Name, shorthand Default Description
--file , -f Build definition file
--no-cache Do not use cache when building the image
--print Print the options without building
--progress auto Set type of progress output (auto, plain, tty). Use plain to show container output
--pull Always attempt to pull a newer version of the image
--set Override target value (eg: target.key=value)

Parent command

Command Description
docker buildx Build with BuildKit
Command Description
docker buildx bake Build from a file
docker buildx build Start a build
docker buildx create Create a new builder instance
docker buildx imagetools Commands to work on images in registry
docker buildx inspect Inspect current builder instance
docker buildx ls List builder instances
docker buildx rm Remove a builder instance
docker buildx stop Stop builder instance
docker buildx use Set the current builder instance
docker buildx version Show buildx version information