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Discussion on: Dockerizing React Apps

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On Linux systems, Docker directly leverages the kernel of the host system, and file system mounts are native. On Windows and Mac, it's slightly different. These operating systems do not provide a Linux Kernel, so Docker starts a virtual machine with a small Linux installed and runs Docker containers in there.

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Bruno Paulino Author • Edited

I know about the virtualization part Docker does to be able to run on a Mac, but so far it is "okay" to run it on my projects. I guess you have a different use case. Perhaps larger applications running simultaneously?
Does it happen with all your apps or is it specific to certain stack running on Docker? e.g. Java projects are known to be larger and maybe more resource intensive than node apps.