How to Start a Docker Container Inside your GitLab CI pipeline

Quite often we use GitLab CI to dockerize our applications. But how to start a Docker container from the GitLab Container Registry? Can we use Docker Compose? A lesser-known feature in GitLab CI is the services keyword which allows you to start one or more Docker images and link them to your job. Let’s explore how this works.

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