Ubuntu documentation

The docs directory for all Ubuntu operating systems and products.

Our products

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    MAAS 

    Create a bare-metal cloud with Metal as a Service for IPAM and provisioning

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    Juju 

    Model-driven multi-cloud operations for applications with big data, k8s and openstack solutions

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    Snapcraft 

    A single secure package and auto-update system for Linux distributions

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    LXD 

    A pure-container hypervisor. Replace legacy app VMs with containers for speed and density

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    Landscape 

    Systems management for Ubuntu - updates, package management, repositories, security

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    Conjure-up 

    Use conjure-up to get you a fully installed and usable stack

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    Mir 

    Ultra-fast and light Wayland compositor for secure device display management

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    Multipass 

    Ubuntu virtual machines on demand for Linux, MacOS and Windows

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    Cloud-init 

    Apply user data to your instances automatically

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    Snap Enterprise 

    The Snap Enterprise Proxy provdes a means to access the Snap Store for devices with restricted network access

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The Ubuntu OS

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    Desktop

    The world’s most popular Linux for desktop computing.

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    Server

    Configure a simple file server or build a fifty thousand-node cloud, learn how with the server docs.

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    Core

    Documentation for the new, transactionally updated Ubuntu for clouds and devices.

Creating documentation

Style guide ›

A guide to the language and style conventions used for Canonical documentation projects.

Documentation builder ›

A tool for generating documentation HTML from Markdown in the standard Canonical format