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dockerHow to list files in docker container


docker exec 7c27810f3d85 ls -la /varctrl + c
docker exec

run command for specified container

7c27810f3d85

container ID to list files for

ls -la

list files with extra data

/var

path to list files in


Usage example

docker exec 7c27810f3d85 ls -la /var
output
total 60
drwxr-xr-x 1 root root  4096 Oct  6 19:58 .
drwxr-xr-x 1 root root  4096 Dec 24 13:49 ..
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root  4096 Apr 15  2020 backups
drwxr-xr-x 1 root root  4096 Dec 24 13:47 cache
drwxr-xr-x 1 root root  4096 Dec 24 13:47 lib
drwxrwsr-x 2 root staff 4096 Apr 15  2020 local
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root     9 Oct  6 19:47 lock -> /run/lock
drwxr-xr-x 1 root root  4096 Dec 24 13:47 log
drwxrwsr-x 2 root mail  4096 Oct  6 19:47 mail
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root  4096 Oct  6 19:47 opt
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root     4 Oct  6 19:47 run -> /run
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root  4096 Oct  6 19:47 spool
drwxrwxrwt 2 root root  4096 Oct  6 19:58 tmp