Documentation can be found on the Elastic web site.
Make sure you have read all the instructions properly, just "skimming through" will not help you.
Supported Docker versions
The images have been tested on Docker 17.03.1-ce.
A full build and test requires:
- GNU Make
- Python 3.5 with Virtualenv
Running a build
To build an image with a released version of Elasticsearch, check out the corresponding branch for the version, and run Make while specifying the exact version desired. Like this:
git checkout 6.3 ELASTIC_VERSION=6.3.1 make
To build an image with the latest nightly snapshot of Elasticsearch, run:
Contributing, issues and testing
Acceptance tests for the image are located in the test directory, and can be invoked with
This image is built on CentOS 7.