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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 8, 2020

Support `docker run` arguments to enable customers/partners to use IEAM

IEAM (and open-horizon) should support a wider range ofdocker runarguments? I frequently encounter IBMers, partners, and customers who use Docker currently but they use arguments like the following that we don't currently support inhttps://github.com/open-horizon/anax/blob/master/doc/deployment_string.md

--gpus (used by the nvidia container runtime)
--ipc
--shm-size
--ulimit (memlock and stack)
Idea Priority Medium
Why is it useful?

Currently anyone using the arguments listed above will have to try to find work-arounds in order to enable their containers to work with IEAM because we don't support many of the docker run arguments.

Who would benefit from this IDEA? Existing docker users that want to use IEAM to deploy their containers
  • Guest
    Mar 1, 2021

    OM review March 1st. Under Review.