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docker-windows Docker

Run Windows GUI Applications in a Linux Docker Container


Image Credit: How To Run Windows Applications And Games On Linux


  1. Dockerize Microsoft Windows Applications on Linux
  2. GUI Enabled via Remote Desktop in Web Browser


To be added.


Environment variables

  • USER_PASSWD - user user password (default: Passw0rd)
  • VNC_PASSWD - VNC password, max 8 chars (default: Passw0rd)
  • VNC_GEOMETRY - VNC geometry (default: 1600x900)
  • VNC_DEPTH - VNC depth (default: 16)


  • 5900 - VNC (tigervnc)
  • 80 - Web (websockify)

To be writen.


The docker image has two schema of the versioning:

  1. X.Y (X >=1 ): This is for the wine version.
    1. zixia/windows:5.0: wine-5.0
  2. x.y (x = 0): This is for the docker image version.
    1. zixia/windows:0.2: docker-widows version 0.2


Development Tools

Wine Installation

Similiar Projects



v0.2 (Mar 10, 2020)

  1. Switch base image from ubuntu:bionic to zixia/wine:5.0.0
  2. Workaround /bin was overwritten by tar -C / when extracting s6-overlay #1
  3. Enable GitHub Actions & Docker Hub Deploy

v0.1 (Feb 15, 2020)

VNC Works like a charm in Docker Container with Web Client.

  1. TigerVNC - Tiger VNC (Virtual Network Computing) is a client/server application that allows users to launch and interact with graphical applications on remote machines.
  2. NoVNC - VNC Client Web Application.

v0.0.1 (Feb 13, 2020)

  1. Inited.


  1. Docker noVNC by @oott123 - tigervnc, websokify, novnc and Nginx with s6-overlay in a docker image


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  • Code released under the Apache-2.0 License
  • Docs released under Creative Commons

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