Docker for Mac - Increase Swap

Building Docker image with Oracle XE

In an attempt to compare how long it will take to build a Docker image of Oracle XE (11.2) vs EE (12.2) on my Mac I ran into a problem. The building of XE failed, it complained that only 1023 MB swap space was available. I thought that adding swap during build with this workaround would do, but it turns out that with Docker things are different. I found suggestions here, but since I was not reading carefully enough, I missed the point that you add swap to the hypervisor Docker for Mac is running on. [Read More]