Release Notes

This page documents production updates to Container Builder. You can periodically check this page for announcements about new or updated features, bug fixes, known issues, and deprecated functionality.

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March 6, 2018

Upgraded to Docker version 17.12.0.

February 28, 2018

Container Builder provides timeout and status for build steps.

January 10, 2018

Added support for gcloudignore.

November 2, 2017

October 28, 2017

October 25, 2017

For more information see the Pricing documentation.

October 10, 2017

Builds are not triggered if the commit message includes [skip ci] or [ci skip].

August 28, 2017

Upgraded to Docker version 17.06.1.

August 23, 2017

Builds accept secrets and build steps accept secretEnv to specify environment variables with values that have been encrypted using Cloud KMS.

See Encrypting an Environment Variable Using the CryptoKey

August 3, 2017

Build steps accept volumes to persist specified paths across build steps.

July 26, 2017

container-builder-local, a tool for running builds locally, is available. You can install the tool using gcloud components install container-builder-local. To learn more, see Running builds locally.

July 18, 2017

gradle is now a supported build step.

July 10, 2017

homevol mounted across build steps as $HOME directory.

June 15, 2017

kubectl is now a supported build step.

June 7, 2017

Expanded builder service account permissions to empower end-user and IAM-based control over builder robot permissions, thereby enabling gcloud app deploy, kubectl, and other permissioned APIs to be called as part of a build.

May 27, 2017

Upgraded to Docker version 17.05.

March 6, 2017

General availability of user interface in Google Cloud Platform Console, including build history menu.

Beta release of build triggers.

January 23, 2017

Upgraded to Docker version 1.12.6.

December 15, 2016

General availability of Container Builder API.

November 23, 2016

General availability of Cloud SDK CLI to Container Builder.

November 2, 2016

Beta release of Cloud SDK CLI to Container Builder.

August 22, 2016

Upgraded to Docker version 1.9.1.

July 20, 2016

Alpha release of Cloud SDK CLI to Container Builder

January 14, 2016

Beta release of Container Builder.

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