docker start

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Description

Start one or more stopped containers

Usage

docker start [OPTIONS] CONTAINER [CONTAINER...]

Options

Name, shorthand Default Description
--attach, -a false Attach STDOUT/STDERR and forward signals
--checkpoint   Restore from this checkpoint
--checkpoint-dir   Use a custom checkpoint storage directory
--detach-keys   Override the key sequence for detaching a container
--interactive, -i false Attach container’s STDIN

Parent command

Command Description
docker The base command for the Docker CLI.

Examples

$ docker start my_container