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Discussion on: Do you use python virtualenv inside Docker at production?

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Maroun Maroun • Edited on

I don't like to have difference between my development setup and the production setup (containerized). I don't find it harmful to have a virtual env inside the container.

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Harlin Seritt

Says it better than I could have. +1

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Mohamad Ashraful Islam Author

Do you ship your container dev to stage, stage to prod. OR, clone the repo at production server and run docker command, like, docker-compose up

And thanks for your thought.

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Maroun Maroun

We actually use K8s for dev, staging and production clusters. For development, we have containers that're orchestrated by docker-compose.

The flow is: Test things locally, once done, deploy to dev, then move to staging and finally deploy on production.