LXD is a next generation system container manager. It offers a user experience similar to virtual machines but using Linux containers instead.

It’s image based with pre-made images available for a wide number of Linux distributions and is built around a very powerful, yet pretty simple, REST API.

It was introduced by Canonical the developers of Ubuntu Linux so its included by default in Ubuntu.

lxc is the command line tool for lxd

initialise and configure using command lxd, launch container where myvm is container name,list container and exec is to interact with the container

lxd.service is the lxd service

lxd init

lxc launch images:debian/buster myvm

lxc list
lxc exec myvm bash
systemctl status lxd.service 

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