Interactive Brokers Trading Gateway running in Docker
IB Gateway running in Docker with IB Controller and VNC
> git clone > cd ib-gateway-docker > docker build . > docker-compose up
Creating ibgatewaydocker_tws_1 ... Creating ibgatewaydocker_tws_1 ... done Attaching to ibgatewaydocker_tws_1 tws_1 | Starting virtual X frame buffer: Xvfb. tws_1 | find: '/opt/IBController/Logs': No such file or directory tws_1 | stored passwd in file: /.vnc/passwd tws_1 | Starting x11vnc. tws_1 | tws_1 | +============================================================================== tws_1 | + tws_1 | + IBController version 3.2.0 tws_1 | + tws_1 | + Running GATEWAY 960 tws_1 | + tws_1 | + Diagnostic information is logged in: tws_1 | + tws_1 | + /opt/IBController/Logs/ibc-3.2.0_GATEWAY-960_Tuesday.txt tws_1 | + tws_1 | + tws_1 | Forking :::4001 onto 0.0.0.0:4003\n
You will now have the IB Gateway app running on port 4003 and VNC on 5901.
See docker-compose.yml for configuring VNC password, accounts and trading mode.
Please do not open your box to the internet.
It seems that all of the
demoaccounts are dead for good:
Sometimes, when running in non-daemon mode, you will see this:
Exception in thread "main" java.awt.AWTError: Can't connect to X11 window server using ':0' as the value of the DISPLAY variable.
You will have to remove the container
docker rm container_idand run