Windows 10 setup for Docker DSpace

Install Docker Desktop

Install Git Bash as a terminal for running Docker

This shell most closely mirrors the user experience for MacOS and Linux users

Run the following command to verify your install

  git version

Note for Windows users running docker commands

Verify Running Docker from your Terminal

winpty docker run -it --rm ubuntu //bin/bash

Enter echo hello then enter exit

root@653eeaeb274b:/# echo hello
root@653eeaeb274b:/# exit

Download DSpace Docker Compose Files

git clone
cd DSpace-Docker-Images/docker-compose-files/dspace-compose

Verify Docker Compose

docker-compose version

Check your download of DSpace Compose Files

docker-compose config | grep container_name

Verify your memory allocation for Docker

Note: DSpace Docker requires a minimum of 5-6G of RAM allocated to Docker in order to run.

Run the following command to verify your memory allocation for Docker.

docker info | grep Memory

If less that 5G has been allocated to Docker, you can configure memory for Docker.

Start using DSpace-Docker