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I've built something vaguely similar to give me a virtual desktop that I can access from anywhere over Chrome Remote Desktop: https://github.com/kstenerud/ubuntu-dev-installer/blob/maste...

It installs mate or lubuntu desktop inside an LXC container, allows access via x2go, and pre-downloads chrome remote desktop, which can be configured in less than a minute (run chrome, log in, open remote desktop, enable connections).

It was spawned out of my virtual builders (https://github.com/kstenerud/virtual-builders) project, to allow me to get my Ubuntu development environment installed, configured, and running, from a fresh install even, on any LXD capable machine, in short order.

Even if my dev box dies completely, I can be back up and running on another machine or hard drive within an hour. I can set up as many of these desktops as my machine has CPU and RAM.

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