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Kickstart Installation of Oracle VM 3.2.x Oracle Linux PVM Guest (Doc ID 1631955.1)

Last updated on APRIL 23, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.1 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


The Oracle Linux (OL) kickstart installation method utililses a single kickstart configuration file containing the responses to installation questions to perform an automated system installation.
This article describes how to configure and perform an automated, web-based kickstart installation of an Oracle Linux guest Virtual Machine (VM) in Oracle VM 3.2.x.


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In this Document
 1. Create a kickstart configuration file
 2. Make the kickstart configuration file available
 3. Mount the guest operating system ISO image on the web server
 4. Create a new Oracle Linux PVM guest VM
 5. Start the guest

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