[lxc-users] What is the state of the art for migrating unprivilegied containers ?

Tycho Andersen tycho.andersen at canonical.com
Tue Jul 19 20:50:36 UTC 2016

On Mon, Jun 27, 2016 at 09:24:40AM +0200, Pierre Couderc wrote:
> I understand that live migration is not stable.
> I have seen a note to migrate from one user to another user inside a host :
> http://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/156477/migrate-an-unprivileged-lxc-container-between-users
> But is it possible to migrate stopped containers (host under jessie) from
> one host to another one ?

For lxd, it is simply `lxc copy`. For the legacy lxc-* tools, you're
sort of on your own (i.e. you can use filesystem primitives to move
things around, but there's no built in support for it).


> Thanks
> PC
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