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Mastering Proxmox - Second Edition by Wasim Ahmed

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Creating an LXC container

After ensuring that we have the desired template for the container, it is now time to create one. We can click on the Create CT button in the top-right corner of the Proxmox GUI to open the container creation dialog box, as shown in the following screenshot:

Creating an LXC container

General tab

The general tab of the dialog box is used to assign identification information, as outlined below.

Node

This is a drop-down list used to select in which Proxmox node the container is going to be created. In our example, we will create the container in node pm4-1.

VM ID

This is a textbox used to enter the numeric ID of the container. We can also use the up and ...

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