Running your project in a single containerΒΆ


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My mindset has always been aligned with the general consensus of one process per container. Therefore, the idea of running an entire Django project, which may involve multiple services such as a web server, Redis, a task queue, a database etc. in a single container feels inherently wrong to me. However, my skepticism was challenged after considering the reasoning provided by the s6-overlay team, which is why this guide exists. In fact, I have previously experimented with this approach using supervisord in a one-off project without encountering any issues. Although I do not claim it to be the best approach, I acknowledge that it can be a valid one and may make sense in certain scenarios, such as when you need to quickly ship something to production while testing out an idea.