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Mastering Proxmox - Second Edition by Wasim Ahmed

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Chapter 6. LXC Virtual Machines

From Proxmox VE 4.0, the OpenVZ container technology was replaced in favor of an LXC container. In this chapter, we will see the features and benefits of using an LXC container and learn how to create and manage containers in Proxmox. In this chapter, we will cover some of the following topics:

  • Exploring an LXC container
  • Understanding a container template
  • Creating an LXC container
  • Managing an LXC container
  • Migrating an LXC container
  • Accessing an LXC container
  • Unprivileged versus privileged containers
  • Converting an OpenVZ container to an LXC container

Exploring an LXC virtual machine

Containers are different forms of virtual machines that are completely dependent on the operating system of the host node. Containers are kernel-based ...

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