Friday, March 23, 2012

How create a virtual machine on Oracle VM 3.0.3: step 5

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step 1
step 2
step 3
step 4

Select your boot loader configuration

Enter your kernel boot options here if you need them

Choose a password if you need it

Simply select OK and go next

Install the boot loader into the Master Boot Record

Choose YES to configure your eth0 network interface

I need to activate on boot my network interface and enable the IPv4 support.

Choose "Manual address configuration" and enter your static ip address and your netmask

Enter your gateway, primary and secondary dns

Enter your machine hostname

Select your time zone (mine is Europe/Rome)

Finally choose your root password

Install the default ORACLE Linux Server packages.

Your installation will be logged in /root/install.log

Just wait for the installation to complete and when asked reboot your machine you have first to follow the step 6 (How create a virtual machine on Oracle VM 3.0.3: step 6). After complete those steps you can reboot.