Using Dockerfile in QNAP NAS

Introduction

QNAP Network-attached storages (NAS) has a Container Station (not installed by default, available since QTS 4.2 or above), which can support lightweight virtualization technologies including Docker and LXC, allowing you to operate multiple isolated Linux system on QNAP NAS.

Container Station by default does not support installing a Docker via a Dockerfile. In this tutorial, you will learn how to assemble a Docker image using a Dockerfile in QNAP NAS.

What is a Dockerfile?