others-How to solve 'OCI runtime create failed' problem with docker

1. The purpose of this post

Sometimes, when you change the docker’s home directory, you would encounter this error when using docker commands:

preparing harbor configs ...
prepare base dir is set to /export/home/tools/harbor
docker: Error response from daemon: OCI runtime create failed: /var/lib/docker/overlay2/1292030861cff5f367a88f91b86d69f5779c210b4e626c55e6fa52e5b424d0fa/merged is not an absolute path or is a symlink: unknown.

2. Environments

  • docker 19

3. The solution

systemctl daemon-reload

Now everything works fine.