Keyboard layout In this step, you have to find your keyboard layout. Type the following command and press Enter: yum update -y The system will then update all packages. The output of this was too long for a screenshot to make sence, so no screenshot here. You are logged in as. This is just to confirm that you want to delete all data on the hard drive. Since this is a new server, and everything on the hard drive is just junk, or the hard drive is empty. Reinsert the media You now get the following screen.
Your server is now running, and is ready to install software and do as you command. In this example, I will use the Basic storage device. The installation has begun, and you see a nice looking progress bar like in the screenshot below. You can also specify one manually, but you have to know what you are doing then. Full Specifications What's new in version 6.
Cons: 10 characters minimum Count: 0 of 1,000 characters 5. Here you have to choose which type of computer this is. One-line summary: 10 characters minimum Count: 0 of 55 characters 3. Partition deletion confirmation You now get the following question. If not, you need to burn a new disk or download the. This can take quite some time depending on your internet speeds: Graphical menu Once the installation has downloaded all the needed content, you will see the following screen. This can be anything you want, just make sure that it is not already in use on your network.
It will ask for the username and password. Since this has to be a basic server install, I will not tick it in this guide. Summary: optional Count: 0 of 1,500 characters The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Root password Here you have to type in the password for the root administrator user. .
Pick Basic storage device using the mouse and press Next to continue Install type You will now get the screen you see below. General Publisher Publisher web site Release Date April 15, 2013 Date Added April 18, 2013 Version 6. The others, are for when you have multiple operation systems running on the same hard drive, but since this is a server, I will assume that you are never going to do this. Partitioning On this next screen, you get a lot of options. If you are using a proxy server, please fill out the fields first. Tick this if you want to choose exactly what software and what software not to install during the installation.
Time zone You now have to choose what time zone the server is in. You will get following screen: First step! When logged in, you will see nothing but this. You are done, the server is now running and fully up to date. Mirror url and proxy Your will now get this screen. Username and password Once installed, and rebooted. When insterted or mounted, press Enter to continue. You can now use the mouse to navigate in the menus.
Since you are following this guide I guess this is the one you want too. Wait for it to get to 100%. Choose machine type After some progress bars went forth and back a couple of times, you will be presented with the following screen. Find the language you want, and press Enter to continue. The server is ready for your next command when returned to the shell, with the blinking cursor where you can write a new command. Media successfully testet When the progress bar reaches 100%, you will get the following screen if your media is verifyed correctly.
Pros: 10 characters minimum Count: 0 of 1,000 characters 4. This only has to be done once per iso or cd. I had tried installing Cent os 6. You should choose the correct time zone you are in at this screen, then press Next to continue. Here you have to enter a hostname.
Type it two times, and press Next to continue. This might take some time, so go grab a cup of coffee, look at some of my other posts here at , rate and share this post or leave a comment below. Find the keyboard layout you use in the menu using the arrows and choose it by pressing Enter. In this guide, I will choose automatic so I just press Enter. If you want the iso, you have to download it. If you choose the wrong time zone, your clock will not be correct when the server is running. Installation language Choose the language during the installation progress.