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howtos:misc:lxc [2018/09/15 20:46 (UTC)]
montagdude [Introduction] Some grammar fixes
howtos:misc:lxc [2018/09/15 20:54 (UTC)]
montagdude [Network] Clarify that lxcpath is a variable
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-The name of the bridge, gateway, netmask, and many other parameters can be modified in /etc/default/lxc/lxc-net. For a complete list, simply open up /usr/libexec/lxc/lxc-net in your favorite editor or pager; there is a comment indicating which variables can be changed.+The name of the bridge, gateway, netmask, and many other parameters can be modified by setting the proper variables in /etc/default/lxc/lxc-net. For a complete list, simply open up /usr/libexec/lxc/lxc-net in your favorite editor or pager; there is a comment indicating which variables can be changed. Set them in /etc/default/lxc/lxc-net rather than modifying /usr/libexec/lxc/lxc-net directly.
  
 To actually use this network within the container, there are a few steps that will need to be taken during the initial creation and setup of the container, which will be covered in the next section. To actually use this network within the container, there are a few steps that will need to be taken during the initial creation and setup of the container, which will be covered in the next section.
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-When lxc-create is executed, the container will be created at lxcpath/container_name, and slackpkg will download and install the packages needed for a minimal install. The mirror will also be appended to /etc/slackpkg/mirrors.+When lxc-create is executed, the container will be created at $lxcpath/container_name, and slackpkg will download and install the packages needed for a minimal install. The mirror will also be appended to /etc/slackpkg/mirrors.
  
 ===== Container Configuration ===== ===== Container Configuration =====
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-The minimal Slackware installation set up by lxc-create does not have a lot of choice in editors, but //vi// (symlink to //elvis//) is available. If that's not your cup of tea, you can always edit the container's config files from the host using whichever editor you prefer. The container's entire filesystem is at lxcpath/container_name/rootfs.+The minimal Slackware installation set up by lxc-create does not have a lot of choice in editors, but //vi// (symlink to //elvis//) is available. If that's not your cup of tea, you can always edit the container's config files from the host using whichever editor you prefer. The container's entire filesystem is at $lxcpath/container_name/rootfs.
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