Connecting to the server via VNC

To configure the server for VNC connection

  1. Boot from the installation media and wait for the Welcome screen.
  2. Select Install Virtuozzo Hybrid Infrastructure and press E to edit the menu entry.
  3. Add text at the end of the line starting with linux /images/pxeboot/vmlinuz. For example:

    linux /images/pxeboot/vmlinuz inst.stage2=hd:LABEL=<ISO_img> quiet ip=dhcp logo.nologo=1 text
  4. Press Ctrl+X to start booting the chosen installation option.
  5. Choose to start VNC by pressing 1 and then Enter.

  6. Enter a VNC password twice and press Enter.

  7. In the output that follows, look up the hostname or IP address and VNC port of the server. For example:

To connect to the server from a remote machine

  1. On the remote machine, install a VNC client of your choice (for example, TigerVNC Viewer) and launch it.
  2. Specify the server address and the VNC port, and then click Connect.

  3. After the VNC client connects to the server, enter the VNC password and click OK.

A new window with the established VNC connection will open, where you can proceed to install Virtuozzo Hybrid Infrastructure by using the graphical user interface.