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Proxmox Cookbook by Wasim Ahmed

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Creating an OpenVZ container

In this recipe, we are going to see how to create an OpenVZ container in Proxmox cluster.

Getting ready

Upload or download the necessary ISO images or OpenVZ templates, as shown in the previous section. Log in to the Proxmox GUI as the root or any privilege that allows VM creation.

How to do it…

  1. Click on Create CT to open a container creation dialog box. The dialog is also organized by tabbed menus to configure the container that is to be created.

    The following table shows the type of information need to be completed for the General tab menu:

    Menu

    Type of values

    Description

    General

    Node

    This is the destination node for the container.

     

    VM ID

    This is the container ID in numeric values. The same ID cannot be ...

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