Virtualise your dev environment


wharfrat is intended to make it easy and convenient to use a development environment in a docker container. The benefits of this are:

A short demo of wharfrat:

To learn more about wharfrat, please checkout the documentation:


To install, please follow the Installation Instructions.

in the manual or download the latest native binary on the GitHub Download Page.


All contributions are welcome! More information can be found in the contribution guidelines.

If you discover a bug or something didn’t work the way you expected, please feel free to open a GitHub issue.

If you would like to help improve this site, then it can also be found on GitHub.


For more information regarding wharfrat development, have a look at our blog. The latest posts are:

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wharfrat is licensed under the MIT License.