This procedure describes how to boot the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.7 or 7.2 operating system installation from local or remote media. The procedure assumes that you are booting the RHEL installation media from one of the following sources:
RHEL 6.7 or 7.2 DVD set (internal or external DVD)
RHEL 6.7 or 7.2 ISO DVD image
If you are booting the installation media from a PXE environment, see Install RHEL 6.7 or 7.2 OS Using PXE Network Boot for instructions.
For further details about installing a RHEL OS, see the RHEL documentation collection at https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en/.
For Distribution DVD, insert the Red Hat 6.7 or 7.2 distribution media boot DVD into the local or remote USB DVD drive.
For additional information about how to set up the installation media, see Selecting the Boot Media Option.
From the local server, press the Power button on the front panel of the server (for approximately 1 second) to turn the server off, then press the Power button again to power on the server.
From the Oracle ILOM web interface, click Host Management → Power Control, select Reset from the Select Action list box, then click Save.
From the Oracle ILOM CLI, type: reset /System
The server begins the boot process and the BIOS screen appears.
[Boot Pop Up Menu Selected] appears at the bottom of the BIOS screen, and then the Please Select Boot Device menu appears. The screen that appears will differ depending on whether you have the UEFI/BIOS Boot Mode configured for Legacy BIOS or UEFI.
For Legacy BIOS Boot Mode, a screen similar to the following appears:
For UEFI Boot Mode, a screen similar to the following appears:
After a few seconds, the splash screen for the RHEL installation appears. The bottom half of the splash screen lists instructions, function keys, and the boot prompt.
Alternately, for text mode, enter the following command:
For detailed installation instructions, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Installation Guides at: