Image Overview: curl

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latest8, 8.0, 8.0.1, 8.0.1-r0

This is a minimal curl image base.

It contains curl and ca-certificates.

Get It!

The image is available on

docker pull


The curl image allows you to run ordinary curl commands in CI/CD pipelines and also locally via Docker.

Docker Setup

To make sure you have the latest image version available, start by running a docker pull command:

docker pull

Then, run the image with the --version flag to make sure it is functional:

docker run -it --rm --version

You should get output similar to this:

$ docker run curl --version
curl 7.87.0 (aarch64-unknown-linux-gnu) libcurl/7.87.0 OpenSSL/3.0.7 zlib/1.2.13 brotli/1.0.9 nghttp2/1.49.0
Release-Date: 2022-12-21
Protocols: dict file ftp ftps gopher gophers http https imap imaps mqtt pop3 pop3s rtsp smb smbs smtp smtps telnet tftp
Features: alt-svc AsynchDNS brotli HSTS HTTP2 HTTPS-proxy IPv6 Largefile libz NTLM NTLM_WB SSL threadsafe TLS-SRP UnixSockets