The Kavita team offers an official Docker image that is automatically updated based on changes to GitHub.
Running your Kavita server in docker is super easy! You can run the
:latest stable version with bind mounts using this command:
Important: This command is just a template. Change
Note: The text after "
:" is the virtual directory that will be created inside the docker container.
docker run --name kavita -p 5000:5000 \ -v /your/manga/directory:/manga \ -v /kavita/data/directory:/kavita/config \ --restart unless-stopped \ -e TZ=Your/Timezone \ -d kizaing/kavita:latest
You can also run it via the docker-compose file:
version: '3.9' services: kavita: image: kizaing/kavita:latest volumes: - ./manga:/manga - ./data:/kavita/config environment: - TZ=Your/Timezone ports: - "5000:5000" restart: unless-stopped
You don't need to call it manga, you can name it anything that works for you. Kavita supports more than just Manga.
Note: Kavita is under heavy development and is being updated all the time, so the tag for current builds is
:latest tag will be the latest stable release.
Browse to http://localhost:5000 to start using Kavita from any device inside your network.