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Steven Schmatz

02/06/2024, 10:23 PM
@Scout How do I write the Dockerfile for PDM?
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Scout

02/06/2024, 10:23 PM
I'm sorry, but the documentation does not provide specific guidance on writing a Dockerfile for PDM (Python Dependency Manager). PDM is a package manager for Python that is similar to pipenv and poetry, and it is not directly related to Dagster. However, if you are looking to integrate PDM into a Dockerfile for a Dagster project, you would typically follow the general steps for setting up a Python environment within a Docker container, and then add the specific steps for installing and using PDM. Here are some general steps you might consider, but please note that this is not from the documentation and is a general approach: 1. Start with a base Python image. 2. Install PDM. 3. Copy your
pyproject.toml
and
pdm.lock
files into the container. 4. Use PDM to install your project dependencies. For the actual commands and a Dockerfile that uses PDM, you would need to refer to PDM's documentation or other resources specific to PDM for guidance on how to use it within a Docker container. If you have any questions specific to Dagster or need assistance with Dagster's Docker integration, feel free to ask, and I'll do my best to provide information based on the documentation.
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Steven Schmatz

02/09/2024, 12:32 AM
No I mean for Dagster, how do I write the Dockerfile
@Scout No I mean for Dagster, how do I write the Dockerfile to install everything with pdm?
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Scout

02/09/2024, 12:32 AM
I apologize for the confusion earlier. To create a Dockerfile for a Dagster project using PDM for dependency management, you would follow the general steps for setting up a Python environment within a Docker container, then use PDM to install your dependencies. Here's a basic example of what the Dockerfile might look like:
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Dockerfile # Use an official Python runtime as a parent image FROM python:3.8-slim  # Set the working directory in the container WORKDIR /usr/src/app  # Install PDM RUN pip install pdm  # Copy the PDM configuration files COPY pyproject.toml pdm.lock ./  # Install the project dependencies RUN pdm install --prod  # Copy the rest of your application's code COPY . .  # Run any other necessary commands, such as setting environment variables  # Specify the command to run your application, e.g., if you have a script to run: CMD ["pdm", "run", "my_dagster_script"]
This Dockerfile does the following: 1. Starts from a base Python image. 2. Sets the working directory. 3. Installs PDM using pip. 4. Copies the
pyproject.toml
and
pdm.lock
files to the container. 5. Installs the dependencies specified in the lock file without the dev dependencies. 6. Copies the rest of your application's code to the container. 7. Specifies the command to run your application. Please adjust the
COPY
and
CMD
instructions as needed for your specific application structure and entry point. Remember, this is a general template, and you may need to customize it further based on your project's requirements. For example, if you need to install system dependencies or configure environment variables, you would add the necessary
RUN
and
ENV
instructions to the Dockerfile. If you have any further questions or need assistance with specific Dagster-related Docker configurations, please let me know!
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Steven Schmatz

02/09/2024, 12:34 AM
@Scout -what dagster script?
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Scout

02/09/2024, 12:34 AM
I apologize for any confusion. The "my_dagster_script" mentioned in the Dockerfile example is a placeholder for the actual command you would use to run your Dagster pipeline. In a typical Dagster project, you would use
dagit
for the development environment to serve the web interface or
dagster
CLI to execute your pipelines directly. Here's an updated example of the
CMD
directive in the Dockerfile that runs a Dagster pipeline using the
dagster
CLI:
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Dockerfile # ... (previous Dockerfile contents)  # Specify the command to run your Dagster pipeline CMD ["dagster", "pipeline", "execute", "-f", "my_pipeline.py", "-a", "my_pipeline"]
In this example,
-f
specifies the file where your pipeline is defined, and
-a
specifies the function that constructs your pipeline. Replace
my_pipeline.py
and
my_pipeline
with the actual filename and function name of your pipeline definition. Alternatively, if you want to run Dagit, the web interface for Dagster, you could use:
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Dockerfile # ... (previous Dockerfile contents)  # Specify the command to run Dagit CMD ["dagit", "-h", "0.0.0.0"]
This command starts Dagit and makes it available on all network interfaces inside the container, which is typically what you want when running inside a Docker container. Please replace these placeholders with the actual commands and parameters that are appropriate for your Dagster project.
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