Need a node.js dev project?

Why clutter your mac or PC. Run it inside a container. Simple as:

But than you discover that your files mounted with the -v command inside the container are not available directly to the host OS if it’s on macOS. Basically is a container inside a container and you need another container to acces your files or synchronize your dev folder with the data folder inside the container:

Well, I’ll go with the sync command:

docker cp access_volume:/data local-data
# modify local-data
docker cp local-data access_volume:/data

[EDIT 20200925]: as per:

you can create a:

"mounts": [

inside your devcontainer.json to map your local folder inside the container.