Does the package registry support immutable tags for docker repositories? I can’t seem to find any documentation saying it does. Is this something it will support in the future?
Thank you for being here! Docker images, and package versions, across the registry are all immutable at present. We also don’t allow the deletion of public packages: https://help.github.com/en/articles/configuring-docker-for-use-with-github-package-registry#deleting-a-package
We’re currently working on the retention policy and deletion process for private packages - in the meantime we can delete these at a users request.
At the moment Docker tags are mutable, but the tag name can’t be removed completely.
Could you let me know more about how you would use immutable tags? What would you expect the interface to look like?