Docker save

Docker save

docker save stores a Docker image to a tar archive. It is useful to make an offline backup of an image or transfer an image to a computer in a corporate environment which does not have a direct access to the Internet.

For example, to save the nginx image already in local computer to a file named nginx-backup.tar, the following command can be run:

docker save -o nginx-backup.tar nginx

Or with a specific version:

docker save -o nginx-backup.tar nginx:1.15.5

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