By default, a Docker Compose starts the services in the foreground mode just like a
docker run command.
To run the Docker Compose in the background, a
docker-compose up command should be started with the
In this short note i am showing how to run the Docker Compose in the detached mode.
Cool Tip: Run a
docker-compose command against a single service! Read more →
Docker Compose Detached
docker compose up command in the detached mode (in the background):
docker-compose up -d - or - docker-compose up --detach
The command above starts the containers in the background and prints the new container names.
Cool Tip: How to specify a path to the
Dockerfile in a Docker Compose! Read more →