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Run Containers

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🌙 Lab

🗒 Tutorial


Podman provides a lightweight utility to run and manage Open Container Initiative (OCI) compatible containers. It can use existing container images that are designed for Oracle Container Runtime for Docker, Oracle Cloud Native Environment and Kubernetes.

Podman integrates with Oracle Container Registry and Docker Hub to share applications in a software-as-a-service (SaaS) cloud.


In this lab, you’ll learn how to:

  • Install Podman
  • Search container registries for images
  • Pull down images to local storage
  • Examine container information
  • Create and run containers
  • Start, stop, and attach to containers
  • Execute commands in running containers
  • View container log files
  • Remove containers
  • Remove images from local storage


  • A running Oracle Linux 9 instance