Open Infrastructure

compute-tools - Manage systemd-nspawn containers

1. Description

"[A Linux container] is an operating-system-level virtualization environment for running multiple isolated Linux systems (containers) on a single Linux control host."

compute-tools provides the system integration for managing containers using systemd-nspawn.

2. Download

3. Installation

3.1 Source

  1. sudo apt install git build-essential debhelper python3-docutils
  2. git clone
  3. cd compute-tools && sudo make install

3.2 Debian 9 (stretch) and newer

3.3 Ubuntu 16.10 (yakkety) and newer

4. Usage

See manpages for a list of all container commands.

5. Development

Bug reports, feature requests, help, patches, support and everything else are welcome on the Open Infrastructure Software Mailing List.

Please base them against the 'next' Git branch using common sense.

Debian specific bugs can also be reported in the Debian Bug Tracking System.

See TODO for a list of items to work on.

6. Known limitations

7. Links