Alpine makes Python Docker builds way too(50×) slower, and images double(2×) larger

Letting to get off the excuse of “It only works on my machine”, the advent of containerization engines bought with it a boom in technology and nearly a de-facto standard for the same is Docker, today. Containerization with docker engines needs me to understand difference in images, containers and further going to K8s bring clusters and management of nodes between them.

But hey, do you know we can write a docker image per-configured with the libraries, settings and other stuff with the help…