Singularity 101 Course Section #4: Lab 1: Convert docker images to SIF

Nov 7, 2023 | Singularity 101 Test

Convert docker images to SIF

SIF is a file format tailored to container images. It allows for the storage of different parts that makes up a container. For example, it may include OS partitions images, user writable sections, DEF files used to create the container, cryptographic signatures for data integrity and authenticity and the design is prepared to integrate other sets of data for future use.