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Docker-compose build problem


(Fryder) #1
  context: ./creditcard
  dockerfile: Dockerfile
    JAR_FILE: target/creditcard-1.0.0.jar

Docker compose version 3.0. The jar_file argument is used to copy the jar-file to spring-boot jar under docker container

I get the error
failed to build: COPY failed: stat /var/lib/docker/tmp/docker-builder347176151/target/creditcard-1.0.0.jar: no such file or directory

i thought the mentioning of context ,will read jar from target folder .but it seems docker-compose is not reading the file from context specified

Please help. Note:- the docker file is simple, built from alpine-java-8 and a copy command to copy jar to container to start spring boot app

(Think) #2

you need to COPY target within your Dockerfile into your image, otherwise it does not know your target folder.