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Docker Compose - CTRL-C throws .py errors while shutting down on Mac


(Dylan Scott) #1

Expected behavior

Graceful shutdown of compose app with no errors thrown by compose

Actual behavior

Following errors thrown during graceful shutdown before the app finishes:

Exception in thread Thread-5:
Traceback (most recent call last):
File “”, line 810, in __bootstrap_inner
File “”, line 763, in run
File “compose/cli/”, line 190, in watch_events
File “compose/”, line 343, in events
File “site-packages/docker/”, line 233, in _stream_helper
File “json/”, line 338, in loads
File “json/”, line 369, in decode

The app does actually gracefully shut down


docker-compose version 1.7.1, build 0a9ab35

OS X: version 10.11.4 (build: 15E65) version v1.11.1-beta11
Running diagnostic tests:
[OK] docker-cli
[OK] Moby booted
[OK] driver.amd64-linux
[OK] vmnetd
[OK] osxfs
[OK] db
[OK] slirp
[OK] menubar
[OK] environment
[OK] Docker
[OK] VT-x
Docker logs are being collected into /tmp/20160515-205557.tar.gz
Most specific failure is: No error was detected
Your unique id is: 8A4794CC-7BED-46B9-A069-DD14D8FFE106
Please quote this in all correspondence.

A reproducible docker-compose.yml can be cloned from

Steps to reproduce the behavior

  1. Clone the above repo and cd into it
  2. Run docker-compose up and let the app start
  3. CTRL+C to stop - Occasionally will trigger an error may need to repeat process once or twice