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(Dockernw) #1

Just getting started with docker and get stuck at step 2, and I am new to Python too and I got a Python problem, I think.
I am using a MacOS Sierra with Python 3.6+ but the tutorial is using Python 2.7. When I follow the tutorial:-

docker run -p 4000:80 friendlyhello

File “”, line 24‘’, port=80)
IndentationError: expected an indented block

The code for The link for the code is here

from flask import Flask
from redis import Redis, RedisError
import os
import socket

# Connect to Redis
redis = Redis(host="redis", db=0, socket_connect_timeout=2, socket_timeout=2)

app = Flask(__name__)

def hello():
        visits = redis.incr("counter")
    except RedisError:
        visits = "<i>cannot connect to Redis, counter disabled</i>"

    html = "<h3>Hello {name}!</h3>" \
           "<b>Hostname:</b> {hostname}<br/>" \
           "<b>Visits:</b> {visits}"
    return html.format(name=os.getenv("NAME", "world"), hostname=socket.gethostname(), visits=visits)

if __name__ == "__main__":'', port=80)

I have deleted the 1st copy paste and retyped the code but still getting the same error - IndentationError: …
Appreciate the help.

(Shindenitesh811) #2


Try to build the image with the below command

docker build ./ -t imagename

I too faced the same error. got resolved by this.