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Wait for a specific container state.

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2018-11-23
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NAME

lxc-wait - wait for a specific container state

SYNOPSIS

lxc-wait {-n name} {-s states}

DESCRIPTION

lxc-wait waits for a specific container state before exiting, this is useful for script‐ ing.

OPTIONS

-s, --state states Specify the container state(s) to wait for. The container states can be ORed to specify several states. -t, --timeout timeout Wait timeout seconds for desired state to be reached.

COMMON OPTIONS

These options are common to most of lxc commands. -?, -h, --help Print a longer usage message than normal. --usage Give the usage message -q, --quiet mute on -P, --lxcpath=PATH Use an alternate container path. The default is /var/lib/lxc. -o, --logfile=FILE Output to an alternate log FILE. The default is no log. -l, --logpriority=LEVEL Set log priority to LEVEL. The default log priority is ERROR. Possible values are : FATAL, CRIT, WARN, ERROR, NOTICE, INFO, DEBUG. Note that this option is setting the priority of the events log in the alternate log file. It do not have effect on the ERROR events log on stderr. -n, --name=NAME Use container identifier NAME. The container identifier format is an alphanumeric string. --rcfile=FILE Specify the configuration file to configure the virtualization and isolation func‐ tionalities for the container. This configuration file if present will be used even if there is already a configu‐ ration file present in the previously created container (via lxc-create). --version Show the version number.

EXAMPLES

lxc-wait -n foo -s RUNNING exits when 'RUNNING' is reached. lxc-wait -n foo -s 'RUNNING|STOPPED' exits when 'RUNNING' or 'STOPPED' state is reached.

DIAGNOSTIC

The container was not found The specified container was not created before with the lxc-create command.

SEE ALSO

lxc(7), lxc-create(1), lxc-copy(1), lxc-destroy(1), lxc-start(1), lxc-stop(1), lxc-exe‐ cute(1), lxc-console(1), lxc-monitor(1), lxc-wait(1), lxc-cgroup(1), lxc-ls(1), lxc-in‐ fo(1), lxc-freeze(1), lxc-unfreeze(1), lxc-attach(1), lxc.conf(5)

AUTHOR

Daniel Lezcano <@free.fr>
2018-11-23 lxc-wait(1)
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lxc-wait(1) referred by lxc(7) | lxc-attach(1) | lxc-autostart(1) | lxc-cgroup(1) | lxc-checkconfig(1) | lxc-checkpoint(1) | lxc-config(1) | lxc-console(1) | lxc-copy(1) | lxc-create(1) | lxc-destroy(1) | lxc-device(1) | lxc-execute(1) | lxc-freeze(1) | lxc-info(1) | lxc-ls(1) | lxc-monitor(1) | lxc-snapshot(1) | lxc-start(1) | lxc-stop(1)
refer to lxc(7) | lxc-attach(1) | lxc-cgroup(1) | lxc-console(1) | lxc-copy(1) | lxc-create(1) | lxc-destroy(1) | lxc-freeze(1) | lxc-ls(1) | lxc-monitor(1) | lxc-start(1) | lxc-stop(1) | lxc-unfreeze(1) | lxc.conf(5)
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