Besides system containers, LXD supports virtual machines as of the previous 4.0 LTS. This enabled a nifty addition that many are not familiar with: LXD desktop images. These virtual machine images provide an immediately functional desktop environment with no setup needed at all! All you need is a single command.
What you’ll learn
How to launch an instantly functional Linux desktop VM
What you’ll need
Ubuntu Desktop 16.04 or above
LXD snap installed and running