Docker container: Backup and Recovery -

This config will describe a procedure of how to back up a Docker container as well as it will also show how to recover a Docker container from backup.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at



I thought the point was to put in place in seconds a new container with the image. Why would you backup it ? I would backup linked volumes to thoses containers, but why containers ?


Frederic Turiot

good job.
but save volume with images or not ?
thanks for all