Cannot download container templates!


New Member
Jun 29, 2019
Hi, I would like to make a ubuntu 19.04.1 lxc container so I tried downloading the template for it. All it does is this:
starting template download from:
target file: /var/lib/vz/template/cache/ubuntu-19.04-standard_19.04-1_amd64.tar.gz
--2019-10-05 22:03:41--
Resolving ( failed: Temporary failure in name resolution.
wget: unable to resolve host address ''

TASK ERROR: download failed -

Thanks for any help!
* make sure that you have working and reachable DNS-Server IPs listed in '/etc/resolv.conf' on the node
* your provider needs to tell you which those IPs are
* if the node can reach the internet you can try using some public DNS-Servers (e.g.,,

I hope this helps!
you should change DNS using the following :
# cd /etc/network/
# nano interfaces
then enter the DNS example:
This problem can also occur by using Public DNS. It has been causing huge problems for me for 2 and a half months now until I discovered it. I suspected it was my network or something else.


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