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Massive performance difference between docker-for-mac and docker-machine #689
Performance equal to docker-machine
Much slower than docker-machine
Using docker-compose to start and run a mysql container.
That is a 20x performance difference.
Is this caused by xhyve limitations? Should we expect docker-for-mac performance issues to be addressed? The performance issues, unfortunately, are stopping us from using docker for local development on OSX.
@arthurlm44 I can confirm that I'm also seeing MAJOR performance issues when comparing Docker for Mac and Docker Machine.
I actually tried three different configurations:
I ran a test suite that contains a little over 300 tests. Here are my results:
Config 1 (Local + Docker Machine): ~5 minutes
Versions: running Docker Toolbox 1.12 and Docker for Mac 1.12
This issue is likely a duplicate of #668 which tracks a recent performance regression in Docker for Mac's block storage layer related to disk flushing.
If this is using
If you believe that neither of these issues is the same as your issue, please feel free to re-open this issue with additional details to help us understand the problem you are experiencing. Thanks for using Docker for Mac!