In this example, the installation of CentOS 8.3 is performed
In your ZAP interface, select the desired ISO of CentOS and let the server boot with the ISO until it is in the setup process.
Navigation in the setup process is done with your mouse.
⌚ The setup
When the ISO is successfully loaded, the server is in the setup process.
Keyboard Choose the keyboard layout of your like
Time & Date Choose your timezone
Root Password Choose the password of your root account
Installation Destination Choose the ssd, on which centos should be installed
Network & Hostname Since there is an incompatibility issue, the network could not be setup yet, we will do this in the end.
When everything's configured to your like, you can press "Begn Installation"
When the installation is done, just remove the ISO-file fromy our server and press "Reboot System"
In this step we will configure our network device, to do that we need to update some files. Please mount this iso file into your server, through the remote console or the iLO itself.
After the ISO-file was mounted successfully, we need to mount it into our system, to have access to it.
mount /dev/sr0 /mnt
The ISO-file was now mounted in /mnt.
rpm -i /mnt/be2net.rpm
Now we load the update package.
In this step, we will run the update, this could take a few seconds.
You can now check with
ip a s if a network device called
eno1 exists, if yes, please reboot your system.
After the reboot was done, we can configure the network device.
please fillin the following data into the file:
DEVICE=eno1 BOOTPROTO=dhcp ONBOOT=yes
You can leave nano by pressing
Now we need to start our network device with
Your dedicated server has now a working internet connection