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Status Not under consideration
Workspace AIX
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 31, 2018

AIX on Docker Container

To create a Docker container for AIX, like IBM has to WebSpheres, DB2 and many others products.

Without AIX Docker Container we are unable to build Full Proof of Concept along with IBM Products listed above.

Finally, For AIX, the PMR site has been changed to IBM Cases, and the case TS001130788 has been opened requesting AIX on Docker and was closed as per I was notified that there is no Docker Container for AIX yet.

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Feb 5, 2020

    .IBM has evaluated dockers tools support within AIX and determined support for this will not be pursued in a future release

  • Guest
    Mar 3, 2019

    The usage of FROM AIX instead of FROM Ubuntu