[lxc-users] Building custom LXC templates
gendre.reivax at gmail.com
Tue Apr 19 09:37:34 UTC 2016
>> Yes but you can run it in a VM where you have superuser privileges. The
>> goal is simply to obtain the two files meta.tar.xz and rootfs.tar.xz.
> Oh, I see. I was under the impression that I would get a template
> script, similar to what exists under /usr/share/lxc/templates. Are those
I don't know but you can modify them by hand in order to adapt the
templates to your needs.
>> What do you mean by "this [...] builds LXC"?
> The "build-image" script appears to clone, configure and make LXC from
> some repository, instead of using the system version. This is probably
> the right thing to do for CI of LXC itself, but not for downstream users.
Ok, I understand. Yes, this is the way these tools work. I don't really
care about that because I run all this stuff in a VM just to obtain the
above files. If the script wants to build some stuff, it is ok for me
;-) But you are right, there should be some easier way.
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