Docker Compose has become such a popular tool for creating docker containers. It is good for services that work in isolation and do not require composition from containers, because of the ease of use.

Simplicity is a prerequisite for reliability.

— Edsger W. Dijkstra

I have a regular Node.js application. I wrapped it in a container using Compose — everything worked fine, but I had a question: “Can you do the same without Compose?”

All commands that Compose executes can be done through Docker. Before I parsed every line in the docker-compose.yml in detail, building and running a…

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