lxc.system.conf man page

lxc.system.conf — LXC system configuration file

Description

The system configuration is located at /etc/lxc/lxc.conf or ~/.config/lxc/lxc.conf for unprivileged containers.

This configuration file is used to set values such as default lookup paths and storage backend settings for LXC.

Configuration Paths

lxc.lxcpath
The location in which all containers are stored.
lxc.default_config
The path to the default container configuration.

Control Groups

lxc.cgroup.use
Comma separated list of cgroup controllers to setup. If none is specified, all available controllers will be used.
lxc.cgroup.pattern
Format string used to generate the cgroup path (e.g. lxc/%n).

Lvm

lxc.bdev.lvm.vg
Default Lvm volume group name.
lxc.bdev.lvm.thin_pool
Default Lvm thin pool name.

Zfs

lxc.bdev.zfs.root
Default Zfs root name.

lxc(1),

lxc.container.conf(5), lxc.system.conf(5), lxc-usernet(5)

See Also

lxc(7), lxc-create(1), lxc-copy(1), lxc-destroy(1), lxc-start(1), lxc-stop(1), lxc-execute(1), lxc-console(1), lxc-monitor(1), lxc-wait(1), lxc-cgroup(1), lxc-ls(1), lxc-info(1), lxc-freeze(1), lxc-unfreeze(1), lxc-attach(1), lxc.conf(5)

Author

Stéphane Graber <stgraber@ubuntu.com>

Referenced By

lxc.conf(5).

2016-12-05