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compute-tools - Manage systemd-nspawn containers
"[A Linux container] is an operating-system-level virtualization environment for running multiple isolated Linux systems (containers) on a single Linux control host."
— Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LXC)
compute-tools provides the system integration for managing containers using systemd-nspawn.
DEBIAN 9 (STRETCH) AND NEWER¶
Bug reports, feature requests, help, patches, support and everything else are welcome on the Open Infrastructure Software Mailing List:
Please base patches against the next Git branch using common sense:
Debian specific bugs can also be reported in the Debian Bug Tracking System:
Create a new container:
Start a container:
Stop a container:
Remove a container:
List container on the system:
Show container version:
See container(1) for a list of all container commands.
2016-02-24: Systemd vs. Docker
2015-06-10: Systemd and containers
2014-07-07: Control groups
2013-11-13: Systemd-Nspawn is Chroot on Steroids [LinuxCon Europe]
2013-11-03: Creating containers with systemd-nspawn
2013-02-06: Systemd lightweight containers
2013-01-04: Namespaces in operation
compute-tools were written by Daniel Baumann <email@example.com> and others.