How do you define a service in the docker-compose file?

Experience Level: Junior
Tags: Docker Compose


  • Create a docker-compose.yml file
  • Add version: section
  • Add services: section
  • Under services section, add a service name
  • Under a service name, add build: property that defines a Docker build context (a folder in which the Docker file will be searched for)

version: "3.4"
    build: .


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