"docker container stop/kill" - Stop/Kill Container

Q

What is the difference between "docker container stop" and "docker container kill" commands?

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A

There is not much difference between "docker container stop" and "docker container kill" commands. Both commands will send the KILL signal to the running command on the container.

Here is a list of options supported by "docker container stop":

fyicenter$ docker container stop --help

Usage:  docker container stop [OPTIONS] CONTAINER [CONTAINER...]

Stop one or more running containers

Options:
  -t, --time int   Seconds to wait for stop before killing it (default 10)

Here is a list of options supported by "docker container kill":

fyicenter$ docker container kill --help

Usage:  docker container kill [OPTIONS] CONTAINER [CONTAINER...]

Kill one or more running containers

Options:
  -s, --signal string   Signal to send to the container (default "KILL")

 

"docker container rm" - Remove Container

"docker container start/stop" - Start/Stop Container

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