Docker Tip #11: Solving Docker Problems as a Docker Beginner


When tinkering with Docker as a beginner it's really easy to drown from information overload. Here's a life jacket.

Try to think how you would solve your problem without Docker, then talk through the problem until you can clearly define and explain the problem to a rubber duck.

You don’t need to implement it without Docker, but if you’re just starting out then it might be very beneficial to do that, just so you know how things are working at every level.

Now you’re ready to implement it with Docker.

You might be thinking “thanks a lot captain obvious!”, but it’s the truth. This just goes back to an extremely effective problem solving technique that involves breaking down problems.

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