You know you are running Alpine containers when…
ls tells you a file is present
$ ls -la ./artifacts/vault-plugin-splunk -rwxr-xr-x 1 3434 3434 17774300 Jun 14 09:36 ./artifacts/vault-plugin-splunk
however, actually executing it results in an error:
$ ./artifacts/vault-plugin-splunk /bin/bash: line 2: ./artifacts/vault-plugin-splunk: No such file or directory Exited with code 127
A quick check with
ldd will confirm that some library cannot be
Given how small Ubuntu “slim” container images are nowadays, and how many times per month I am being asked about this particular error, I am wondering why we are bothering with Alpine at all.