Java in Docker

Updated: 23 March 2024

Create file

public class HelloWorld {
    public static void main(String[] args) {
        System.out.println("Hello, World");

Bash into the Maven Docker image, which has the JDK and Java pre-installed

docker run -it --rm --name my-maven-project \
-v "$(pwd)":/usr/src/mymaven -w /usr/src/mymaven \
maven:3.8.6-jdk-11 bash

Compile the source file into a class file


Run the class file

java HelloWorld

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