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Old 01-27-2013, 06:42 PM   #1
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Migrating virtualbox image to LXC


Is there a way to migrate a virtualbox image to a LXC containter environment.

I can easly extract a tar of the virtualbox VM's file system.

I'm kind of hoping there's a way to create an 'empty' container then untar the virtualbox VM's file system into it. Etc etc.

I am completely new to LXC but if anyone can layout the steps I'll lookup any details.

Thanks in advance.

Old 01-31-2013, 08:27 PM   #2
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For those who might be wondering:

The following article covers booting a raw image as a container.
I'm afraid it's only relevant if you are using raw images with for your VM's. It perfect for my situation as we only use raw images with virtualbox.



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