How to get into a Docker container shell

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Hi Guys,

I have launch one Docker container. But how can I get a shell for this container?

Sep 27, 2020 in Docker by akhtar
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Hi@akhtar,

The docker exec command is probably what you are looking for; this will let you run arbitrary commands inside an existing container. You can use the below command.

$ docker exec -it <mycontainer> bash
answered Sep 27, 2020 by MD
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