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Location of Docker storage?

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(Exegete46) #1

Information

  • Issue type: Information
  • OS: Mac OSX v.10.11.4
  • Docker Version: 1.11.0-beta9 (build: 6388)
  • Steps to reproduce: None

The Rub

I’d like to exclude Docker’s storage (volumes, images, etc) from my backups in Time Machine. Where does Docker store these?


(David Maze) #2

Does (Whale), “Settings…”, “Exclude VM from Time Machine backups” do the job? (Haven’t tried myself, but it should…)


(Exegete46) #3

Well, would you look at that. I didn’t even consider it would be in there. Thank you, David.


(Fendertonian) #4

In case anyone else is wondering I believe this is the location for the data files:
~/Library/Containers/com.docker.docker/