If a container is running, stop it first. If this option is
not specified and the container is running, then lxc-destroy
will be aborted.
destroy the specified container including all its snapshots.
These options are common to most of lxc commands.
-?, -h, --help
Print a longer usage message than normal.
Give the usage message
Use an alternate container path. The default is
Output to an alternate log FILE. The default is no log.
Set log priority to LEVEL. The default log priority is ERROR.
Possible values are : FATAL, CRIT, WARN, ERROR, NOTICE, INFO,
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.
Use container identifier NAME. The container identifier
format is an alphanumeric string.
Specify the configuration file to configure the virtualization
and isolation functionalities for the container.
This configuration file if present will be used even if there
is already a configuration file present in the previously
created container (via lxc-create).
Show the version number.
The container was not found
The specified container for destruction was not found. It is
probable it does not exists and was already destroyed.You can
use the lxc-ls command to list the available containers on the
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