Original Mesos Containerizer

The Mesos Containerizer is the original container runtime in Mesos. It does not support Docker containers, though it supports a range of isolators that can be composed to create a container. The Mesos Containerizer also does not support container images. Refer to the features matrix to see if the original Mesos containerizer is the correct choice for your task.

Specify the Mesos Containerizer from the DC/OS Web Interface

To specify the Docker Containerizer from the web interface, go to Services > Run a Service > Single Container > More Settings. In the Container Runtime section, choose the Mesos Runtime radio button.

Specify the Mesos Containerizer from the DC/OS CLI

To specify the Mesos containerizer from the DC/OS CLI, add the following parameter to your Marathon application definition:

{  
   "id":"/simple-service",
   "instances":1,
   "container":{  
      "type":"MESOS"
   },
   "cpus":0.1,
   "mem":128,
   "cmd":"sleep 10"
}