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Symlinks on shared volumes not supported docker toolbox #619
My host OS is Windows 10 Home. No suppoert Hyper-V. Use Docker Toolbox & Virtualbox.
You need to run the Docker quickstart terminal as Administrator to be able of creating symlinks in Windows.
The NTFS partitions support symlinks since Windows 2000 but you need to be Administrator to be able of creating those. Yeah, I know. Seems there's a security problem in allowing any app to create symlinks.
If you already have the docker Virtualbox machine running (the Docker quickstart terminal does this the first time you run it) you will need to stop it and start it again as Administrator. To do that just run:
And don't forget to run the Docker quickstart terminal as Administrator.