API for Creation of Bucket Types

Luke Bakken lbakken at basho.com
Tue Oct 14 10:55:23 EDT 2014

Hi Isaac,

Is the lack of shell access due to how you've configured Docker? I'm
not familiar with it, however it does appear that access is possible:


Providing a bucket type API is planned for a future Riak 2.X release.

Luke Bakken
Engineer / CSE
lbakken at basho.com

On Tue, Oct 14, 2014 at 12:41 AM, superstructor
<isaac.johnston at joukou.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am running Riak 2.0.1 in a Docker container on each physical host in the
> cluster.
> I need to programatically create bucket types from an application running in
> a separate Docker container.
> This was easy before using Docker, as I would just execute the riak-admin
> tool from my application.
> With Docker there is now no direct shell access possible between the Riak
> container and the application container, so I cannot run riak-admin.
> Each container in Docker has a virtual ethernet interface with its own IP
> address, so obviously I can still access the HTTP and Protobuf APIs remotely
> from the application container.
> Is there any API available, or on the roadmap, to create bucket types ?
> If not how would you suggest I create bucket types in this situation ?
> Thanks,
> Isaac
> --
> View this message in context: http://riak-users.197444.n3.nabble.com/API-for-Creation-of-Bucket-Types-tp4031932.html
> Sent from the Riak Users mailing list archive at Nabble.com.
> _______________________________________________
> riak-users mailing list
> riak-users at lists.basho.com
> http://lists.basho.com/mailman/listinfo/riak-users_lists.basho.com

More information about the riak-users mailing list