Gamma server under the hood
This page is for informational purposes only for advanced users. These technical details are abstracted away from developers by Gamma CLI.
Gamma server runs under the hood on Docker. Docker is a platform that performs operating-system-level virtualization, also known as "containerization".

Docker image for Gamma

You can print docker images that are available on your machine using the docker CLI
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docker images
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If you've installed Gamma CLI successfully, you should see among the results something similar to
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REPOSITORY TAG IMAGE ID CREATED SIZE
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orbsnetwork/gamma v0.8.0 61057f923f89 2 weeks ago 426MB
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Gamma CLI downloads this image automatically from Docker Hub with docker pull

Running the docker image

When Gamma CLI is starting Gamma server, under the hood it's running
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docker run -d --name orbs-gamma-server orbsnetwork/gamma
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When Gamma CLI stops Gamma server, under the hood it's running
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docker stop orbs-gamma-server
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docker rm -f orbs-gamma-server
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You can check if a docker container is currently running with
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docker ps
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And if it is, you can examine the logs of the container with
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docker logs -f orbs-gamma-server
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