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Exiting due to DRV_AS_ROOT: The "docker" driver should not be used with root privileges

[root@centos1 ~]# minikube start
:grinning_face_with_smiling_eyes: minikube v1.22.0 on Centos 8
:sparkles: Automatically selected the docker driver. Other choices: none, ssh
:stop_sign: The “docker” driver should not be used with root privileges.
:bulb: If you are running minikube within a VM, consider using --driver=none:
:blue_book: https://minikube.sigs.k8s.io/docs/drivers/none/

:x: Exiting due to DRV_AS_ROOT: The “docker” driver should not be used with root privileges.

minikube start --force --driver=docker

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