Use cases overview
The container images produced by ue4-docker incorporate infrastructure to facilitate a wide variety of use cases. A number of key use cases are listed below. Select a use case to see detailed instructions on how to build and run the appropriate container images.
Use a controlled and reproducible environment to build, test, and package Unreal projects.
Thanks to the inclusion of conan-ue4cli infrastructure, the ue4-full image makes it easy to build UE4-powered microservices with Google's popular gRPC framework.
Under Windows and macOS, Engine licensees can easily download and manage Installed Builds of UE4 through the Epic Games Launcher. Since version 4.21.0 of the Engine, ue4-docker provides an alternative source of Installed Builds under Linux in lieu of a native version of the launcher.