This container image includes a dependency service to run Dataverse, a Java EE based web application for research data management, on a container platform. It is derived from upstream Solr images, using the required version.
Below you will find some documentation about the image itself. To fully understand how to use it, you should go to the Dataverse Cloud & Container Guide. (This file is part of it.)
Please remember that the collection name is hardcoded in Dataverse as
and available as
This image possesses a user
uid=8983. The Solr index server
is running as
root. Please remember to grant write permission
to this user on any volumes used for the below directories.
Configuration files like
schema_dv_mdb_fields.xmllive here. Also available as
Mount a volume to persist the actual index. Also available as
You can place your customized Solr Index fields configuration here. Solr will try to read from
schema_dv_mdb_fields.xmlon startup or fallback to those shipped with the image (see above). Also available as
Please read the detailed docs about Solr schema provisioning:
A collection of scripts for init containers and sidecars. See guide for more information on those scripts. Also available as
Secrets and Credentials¶
This container does not use any secrets or credentials right now.
Please be aware that future enhancements to scripting and more used to deploy and configure Dataverse will not be added to old releases (“fix forward”).
Nonetheless, only the
latest and current stable image tag will receive any (security)
updates released for underlying images. This happens as a scheduled build each
night, pushing to Docker Hub. Please take care of updating, depending on your deployment.
You should be encouraged to update to the latest release ASAP. If you need to stay with a certain version, please feel free to open an issue.