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Speed on mac vs vm

(sambit) #1

Expected behavior

Parity with Debian or Ubuntu VM on same hardware

Actual behavior

0.5x speed to build


pinata diagnose -u

[OK]      Moby booted
[OK]      driver.amd64-linux
[OK]      vmnetd
[OK]      osxfs
[OK]      db
[OK]      slirp
[OK]      menubar
[ERROR]   environment      the variable DOCKER_OPTS should not be set
[OK]      Docker
[OK]      VT-x
Docker logs are being collected into /tmp/20160605-094945.tar.gz
Most specific failure is: the variable DOCKER_OPTS should not be set
Your unique id is: 3EFA2C05-DDD0-452F-8559-8782F7C5B2FE
Please quote this in all correspondence.
  • host distribution and version ( OSX 10.11.5)

Steps to reproduce the behavior

  1. run any dockerfile
  2. run same dockerfile in vmware fusion on same hardware via ubuntu or debian
  3. observe speed difference

(Bryce Ryan) #2


Thanks for the feedback. We’re always working to improve Docker for Mac. Since we’ve released Docker for Mac to public beta, I was hoping you might try the latest version and see how things go.