The Oracle System Assistant Install OS task provides assisted OS installation of a supported versions of Oracle VM Server.
Before You Begin
Perform the steps in Preparing for Oracle VM Server Installation.
For local installation, have the installation media available to insert into the attached physical CD/DVD-ROM drive when prompted.
For remote installation, insert the installation media into the remote console system’s CD/DVD-ROM drive. Make sure you have selected CD-ROM from the Oracle ILOM Remote Console Device menu.
If you are using an ISO image, ensure that it is accessible from the remote console system. Make sure you have selected CD-ROM Image from the Oracle ILOM Remote Console Device menu.
The Oracle System Assistant main screen appears.
Note - Server web access is required to update Oracle System Assistant. If you are using Oracle System Assistant for the first time, you need to set up network access. See Sun Blade X3-2B (formerly Sun Blade X6270 M3) Administration Guide.
If the system has the latest software update, a message appears, stating that Oracle System Assistant is up to date.
The Install OS screen appears.
This is the location of the OS distribution media.
If you are using the Remote Console for the installation, select the location of the remote media in the Devices drop-down menu.
This is the device on which you install the OS.
Caution - Loss of data. The OS installation erases the contents of the disk. All data on the selected disk is erased.
The server boots.
Install Oracle VM Manager, if needed. See