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From Marc Cirauqui <mcirau...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: XS 6.02 ~ No Graphical Console
Date Fri, 09 Nov 2012 06:53:30 GMT
Also, Centos will not use graphical interface for installation unless your
VM (or physical machine) has enough RAM. I deploy CentOS with 1 GB when I
want graphical installer.




On Thu, Nov 8, 2012 at 7:53 PM, Ahmad Emneina <Ahmad.Emneina@citrix.com>wrote:

> Using the 4.0 release I get the centos graphical installer when installing
> from ISO. I used the full fledged install dvd for cenots 6.3 64bit and
> selected the iso os type as Other CentOS (64-bit). Can you confirm the
> install media youre using?
>
> On 11/7/12 11:37 AM, "Clayton Weise" <cweise@iswest.net> wrote:
>
> >You could try picking from the OS template list Windows 2008 R2 and that
> >will force XS to use HV instead of PV.  It might do the trick.
> >
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: Mike Simos [mailto:michael.simos@citrix.com]
> >Sent: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 11:28 AM
> >To: Trevor Francis
> >Cc: cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org
> >Subject: Re: XS 6.02 ~ No Graphical Console
> >
> >During the installation after driver detection, usually some point after
> >selecting the language. Press ALT-F2 then run fdisk. Also I believe when
> >you use PV mode to install there is no graphics. You will need to use
> >HVM (Other) to do the install. Then you have graphics.
> >
> >Mike
> >
> >On 11/07/2012 11:19 AM, Trevor Francis wrote:
> >> You can't partition disks without GUI in cent 6. Rendering the install
> >> basically useless.
> >>
> >> Trevor Francis (mobile)
> >>
> >> On Nov 7, 2012, at 1:17 PM, Clayton Weise<cweise@iswest.net>  wrote:
> >>
> >>    Part of this is because, if I'm not mistaken, in the template XS
> >>uses for
> >> Cent/RHEL/etc it actually has some flags in it that disable a graphical
> >> install; however, during the install you can install X and other
> >>graphical
> >> utilities that should work once the system comes up (I've never tested
> >>it
> >> though because we don't put a GUI on any of our servers).  And as far as
> >> Cent 6.3 compatibility, while it's not on the list it doesn't mean it
> >>will
> >> break either.  We had an issue with XS 5.6 that Cent 6 wouldn't install
> >>so
> >> we worked around the issue by installing it on XS 6, downloaded the vhd
> >> image, and imported it in and everything ran fine.  I'm not suggested
> >>this
> >> is a *supported* way to go, but it's been solid for us so far.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> *From:* Trevor Francis
> >>
> >>[mailto:trevor.francis@tgrahamcapital.com
> <trevor.francis@tgrahamcapital.c
> >>om>]
> >>
> >> *Sent:* Wednesday, November 7, 2012 6:49 AM
> >> *To:* cloudstack-users@incubator.apache.org
> >> *Subject:* XS 6.02 ~ No Graphical Console
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> I am attempting to install Centos 6.3 on on XS 6.02 Hypervisors with all
> >> the latest Hotfixes. I am able to utilize the console, but the default
> >> console is text only. I am not given the option at boot time to perform
> >>a
> >> graphical install. I have tested this through XenCenter console and
> >>CPVM. I
> >> am running CS4.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Thanks,
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Trevor Francis
> >>
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