OpenVZ consists of a kernel, user-level tools and templates. Kernel and tools are needed to install OpenVZ, and templates are needed to create containers.

For kernel and utilities installation instructions, see wiki:Quick installation (or wiki:Installation on Debian). For templates, see Templates download.

Yum repository

If you are using yum, you can add openvz yum repository by putting openvz.repo file to your /etc/yum.repos.d/ directory. For more info, see wiki:Yum.


Please see /debian and wiki: Installation on Debian).

GPG signatures

OpenVz7 packages are signed by Virtuozzo GPG key.

Legacy RPM packages released by OpenVZ project are signed by OpenVZ GPG key. You can get the public key from here, here or here and import it to your RPMDB using rpm --import filename command. For more info, see wiki:Package signatures.


OpenVZ software is available from a number of mirrors. If you want to host an mirror of, see wiki:Setting up a mirror for further info. Index of /

Index of /

contrib/                                           18-Jun-2015 09:42                   -
criu/                                              08-Nov-2020 18:59                   -
current/                                           18-May-2018 14:30                   -
debian/                                            07-Apr-2016 19:07                   -
doc/                                               26-Mar-2012 14:37                   -
kernel/                                            02-Mar-2018 12:00                   -
pstorage/                                          13-Jan-2014 18:27                   -
template/                                          18-Jun-2015 11:29                   -
utils/                                             25-Apr-2013 04:09                   -
virtuozzo/                                         01-Sep-2016 19:33                   -
HEADER.html                                        17-Jul-2020 06:26                2033
RPM-GPG-Key-OpenVZ                                 06-Feb-2009 13:44                1332
favicon.ico                                        30-Mar-2006 22:00                5430
mirrors-current                                    21-Apr-2021 13:01                3694
openvz.repo                                        02-Sep-2014 16:22                2397
robots.txt                                         12-Aug-2005 06:33                  34
timestamp                                          21-Apr-2021 13:00                  11