January 13, 2022

Docker and cloudflared

Some time ago Cloudflare opened up tunneling traffic from origin servers to theirs negating the need for nat punches or breaking out the credit card.  This is great for say home use or someone behind a cg-nat that wants to self-host.  Not so good for solving gaming issues.  I found that you can run their software fairly easily on most systems but I have had one nagging thing that I wanted to try.  I finally sat down and figured some of it out.  I wanted to run the docker container of cloudflared. My problem has been that there has been kinda poor documentation on the how to get it going.  Not saying it does not exist, it’s just not obvious on the steps.  Today I will demystify some of this below:

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