How-to guides

If you have a specific goal but are already familiar with the Ubuntu container images, our how-to guides have more in-depth detail than our tutorials, and dig a bit further into the more advanced uses of Ubuntu container images.

They’ll help you achieve an end result but may require you to understand and adapt the steps to fit your specific requirements.

Ubuntu Pro

Learn how to build your own Ubuntu Pro container image from a regular Ubuntu container image.


Learn about different deployment scenarios for Ubuntu container images.

Chiselled Ubuntu

You can create even smaller Ubuntu container images with Chisel.


If you have found something missing in this documentation, or have useful information to add (whether it is a tutorial, a guide, or something else), this guide will help you to make your contribution.