Litecoin Docker container
A Docker container running Litecoin as a service and exposing the REST API.
Install Docker, e.g. on Debian/Ubuntu based systems
sudo apt install docker.io
... on Mac OSX using Homebrew
brew cask install docker
Ensure that a user
dockeruser with ID
10000 exists on your local system.
docker/litecoin.conf according to your environment.
rpcallowip=... to allow the client/daemon to accept
RPC connections outside the localhost and set an RPC username (
and password (
Make sure your config file includes the following line:
Building the docker container (tagged GitHub version of Litecoin in
Starting the container:
Attaching to the container:
Showing the Bitcoin log file: