How to Install Docker CE on Linux Mint 18.2 64-bit Step by Step

October 26, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Docker CE Install Linux Mint 18.2

Hello Mint User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Docker Community Edition on Linux Mint 18.2 Sonya Amd64 GNU/Linux Desktop.

Docker is a Command-line Program, a background Daemon, and a set of Remote Services that take a logistical approach to solving common software problems and simplifying your experience installing, running, publishing, and removing software.

Getting-Started with Docker on Mint is Easy, it’s enough to Install it and then Use the Docker Engine to Create and Manage Containers.

How to Install Docker on Linux Mint 18.2 Sonya - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Docker on Linux Mint 18.2 Sonya - Open Terminal
  2. Login as SuperUser
    The default Docker Administration Requires this Privileges…

    sudo su

    Then to Achieve this Session:

    exit
  3. Check if a Previous Docker Version is Installed

    which docker

    If Yes then Remove that with:

    apt remove docker docker-engine
  4. Install PreRequisite Packages

    apt install apt-transport-https \
        ca-certificates software-properties-common  
    
  5. How to Setup the Docker CE Apt Repository

    Docker Repo Setup
  6. Installing Docker CE

    apt install docker-ce
  7. Testing Docker Installation

    docker run hello-world

    Then Docker will Pull the Repo and Greets You with:
    Hello from Docker! :)

  8. How to Quick-Start with Docker and Docker Containers

    Docker Quick-Start Guide

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