How to Disable/Blacklist Kernel Modules When Booting Up Oracle VM Server from Installation ISO

(Doc ID 2402800.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Goal

In some situation you may need to disable some Kernel modules when booting up the Oracle VM Server from an installation ISO.

For example, you need to disable certain Ethernet NIC, or the multipath driver during Oracle VM server installation.

This note guides you on how to add the blacklist option when booting from the installation ISO.

Solution

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