LXC 6.0.1 LTS has been released


The LXC team is pleased to announce the release of LXC 6.0.1!

This is the first bugfix release for LXC 6.0 which is supported until June 2029.


As usual this bugfix releases focus on stability and hardening.

Some of the highlights for this release are:

  • Fixed some build tooling issues
  • Fixed startup failures on system without IPv6 support
  • Updated AppArmor rules to avoid potential warnings

The full list of commits is available below:

Detailed changelog
  • meson: fix build on NixOS
  • github: test the lxc multicall binary builds too
  • lxc/network: handle non-existing sysctl /disable_ipv6
  • network: netdev_configure_server_veth: reduce scope of disable_ipv6_fd/path vars
  • Update lxc-attach.sgml.in
  • Update lxc-execute.sgml.in
  • Update lxc-{attach,execute}.sgml.in
  • Update lxc-execute.sgml.in
  • lxc-local: fix use of LXC_PATH before init
  • lxc-local: fix incorrect path to templates file
  • lxc-local: remove check for template existence before extraction
  • apparmor: fix rule path pattern specification syntax
  • apparmor: regenerate rules
  • apparmor: use /{,} instead of /
  • apparmor: regenerate rules
  • github: start using ubuntu-24.04
  • github: properly check apparmor profile changes
  • lxc/storage/zfs: ignore false-positive use-after-free warning
  • github: exclude clang & ubuntu-24.04 combination
  • meson: fix build with -Dtools-multicall=true on NixOS

Support and upgrade

The LXC 6.0 branch is supported until June 2029.
Only bugfixes and securitiy issues get included into the stable bugfix releases, so it’s always safe and recommended to keep up and run the latest bugfix release.