On 13/04/17 15:30, Daniel Walsh wrote: > On 04/13/2017 09:21 AM, Frantisek Kluknavsky wrote: >> Hi, >> >> what is currently the recommended way for a process to know it runs in a >> container? >> >> RHEL-based containers define $container environment variable with a >> value 'docker'. Since this is both legally problematic and factually >> often incorrect, we want to change the value to 'oci'. >> >> An API-breaking change should not be done too often/needlessly. Any >> comments appreciated. >> >> Have a nice day, >> >> Fero >> > I think this is fine to change. systemd is the only one that uses this > environment variable that I know of and it ignores the value, just > checks to see if $container is set. > Sosreport depends on the exact value 'docker' (I found out by breaking it). It has become public api, it is hard to control who uses it.
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