Let’s install NATS and the wasmCloud host runtime with docker. You should have already installed prerequisites and wash.
Download the sample docker-compose file and put it into your work directory. This compose file will run nats, a local OCI registry, a redis container, and the
wasmcloud_host container. In this format it’s easy to run all the necessary services for a wasmCloud host with only a docker installation.
Starting the wasmCloud host with docker
docker-compose.yml file in the current directory, start the processes with
The host will run until you type ctrl-c or close the terminal window. To start the docker-compose process in the background, add a
docker-compose up -d
If the wasmCloud host is running in docker in the background, you can view its logs (live) with
docker logs -f wasmcloud
That’s it! Let’s move on to Getting started