#131 make docker archived image get imported with lowercase tag
Closed None Opened 6 years ago by dustymabe.

Our docker image has a repositories file with this in it:

{"Fedora-Docker-Base-23_TC1-20150929.x86_64": {"latest": "27653b989fba2fada76e804f4112b87d7b013758e99bbb88a26c070dbcae5962"}}

This means that the docker image gets tagged with Fedora-Docker-Base-23_TC1-20150929.x86_64 when it gets loaded in. Unfortunately if you try to build on top of this image by having a Dockerfile with FROM Fedora-Docker-Base-23_TC1-20150929.x86_64 then you will get an error because only lowercase letters are allowed in tags of images in a registery:


We should update this so that users can have a better experience.

[1] - //dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/stage/23_TC1/Docker/x86_64/Fedora-Docker-Base-23_TC1-20150929.x86_64.tar.xz

Ultimately we need the repositories file within the tar archive to contain a valid tag (no uppercase). Right now (we think) this is tied to the file name of the image that is output.

A short term fix for this is to just change the name of the file to be lowercase. We think that can be done in https://git.fedorahosted.org/cgit/releng/tree/scripts/build-cloud-images#n121 (line 121).

Per meeting today on, Ian is on this.

Assigning ticket to maxamillion to follow up with Ian, per discussion in Cloud meeting today.

I have a fix for this upstream, just need to cut a release and get it into updates-testing.


imcleod reports that this is now in imagefactory/imagefactory-plugins builds in updates-testing for f23, f24, epel6 and epel7

The forced lowercase (along with any number of other enhancements) is now in the stable version of Factory for F23 onwards, as well as epel 6 and 7.

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-89984db9b4 - as an example

All we need now is for this version to be used when generating the Docker image. This means getting it onto the koji builders.

And, dgilmore has just confirmed that these new packages are deployed. Closing.

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