Instead of relying on Docker for "portability" have you ever considered just making your software actually portable?


Your codebase should be healthy enough to not rely on one specific version of Python that's been EOL for two years.

@polarisfm I appreciate docker images that are so simple that it's basically just
>the regular os packages needed
>adding the binary

But jees there are some images that are plain black magic.
It's to the point that the idea of having to replicate an install outside docker or even using another base image in docker is daunting.

@polarisfm before rejecting a patch to support an obscure OS because "it's not POSIX" you should first make sure you properly test for all those Linux-specific syscalls you use without any ifdef.

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