Installation

SambaBox can be installed on virtual or physical servers using the ISO file.

Note

It is recommended to use OpenSUSE 64-bit (x86_64) as the operating system for installations in virtualization environments.

1. Run the virtual or physical server that you have prepared according to the explanations under the System Requirements to boot from USB or CD-ROM media.

2. Proceed by selecting Install SambaBox in the first selection.

Installation 1

Warning

Performing these operations on a previously installed and running SambaBox will corrupt and delete the existing structure. Make sure no action is taken on a live and running system!

3. Click the <OK> button to proceed with the welcome text.

Installation 2

4. After reading the User Agreement, proceed by clicking the <OK> button.

Installation 3

5. If you approve the license agreement, continue with the installation with the <Yes> button.

Installation 4

Warning

If the license agreement is not accepted, the installation will not continue!

6. If you confirm the deletion of all data on the server, continue with the <Yes> button and proceed with the server’s final installation step and wait for it to complete and server to restart.

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Warning

If you do not confirm the new installation by deleting the data on the server, the installation will not continue!

After the process is completed and restarted, the SambaBox console will greet you.

See Console Access.