Oct 30, 2020

A slideshow explaining the internals of containers including LXC, cgroups, namespaces and copy-on-write file systems

source: https://www.docker.com

This is a slide show I created sometime back explaining the internals of containerization (or docker containers as we know it). It discuss the internals of containers including:

  • LXC (Linux Containers) — Namespaces and cgroups (control groups)
  • copy-on-write file system — AuFS (Advanced Multi-Layered Unification File system)

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