How to Install LXD Container Hypervisor on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Server


LXD is lxc on steroids with strong security on the mind. LXD is not a rewrite of LXC. Under the hood, LXD uses LXC through liblxc and its Go binding. LXD container “hypervisor” runs unmodified Debian/Ubuntu/CentOS/Arch and other Linux operating systems  (“distros”) VM at incredible speed. In this tutorial, you will learn to set up LXD on a Ubuntu Linux server and create your first VM.

Install LXD

Type the following apt-get command:
$ sudo apt install lxd

$ sudo apt-get install lxd

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