[lxc-users] zfs disk usage for published lxd images

Ron Kelley rkelleyrtp at gmail.com
Mon May 16 10:38:07 UTC 2016

For what's worth, I use BTRFS, and it works great.  Container copies are almost instant.  I can use compression with minimal overhead, use quotas to limit container disk space, and can schedule a deduplication task via cron to save even more space.

Might be something for you to check out.



On May 16, 2016, at 6:34 AM, Brian Candler <b.candler at pobox.com> wrote:

> On 16/05/2016 10:55, Fajar A. Nugraha wrote:
>> Are you using the published images on the same lxd instance?
> Yes.
>> If so, you can use "lxc copy" on a powered-off container. It should correctly use zfs clone. You can also copy-a-copy.
> That was the clue I was looking for. Thank you!
> Regards,
> Brian.
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