2.6. Installing in the Text Mode

To install Virtuozzo Hybrid Server in the text mode, boot to the welcome screen and do the following

  1. Select the main installation option Install Virtuozzo Hybrid Server 7 and press E to start editing it.

  2. Add text at the end of the line starting with linux /images/pxeboot/vmlinuz. For example:

    linux /images/pxeboot/vmlinuz inst.stage2=hd:LABEL=<VZ7_ISO_image> quiet ip=dhcp text
    
  3. Press CTRL-X to start booting the chosen installation option.

  4. When presented with a choice of starting VNC or proceeding to the text mode, choose 2 for text mode.

  5. In the installation menu that is shown, at least do the following: set or confirm the installation source (press 3), the installation destination (press 6), and the root password (press 11) and accept the EULA (press 5).

  6. Press b to begin installation.

  7. When installation ends, press Enter to reboot.