Virtual appliance - KVM¶
To deploy the Plixer Replicator virtual appliance for KVM environments, note the following system requirements and proceed with the instructions that follow:
System requirements for KVM deployments:
RAM: 2 GB
Storage: 100 GB
Processor: 2 CPU, 2 cores, 2 GHz+
Importing the virtual machine
Create a directory for the install (e.g.,
Download the latest Plixer Replicator virtual appliance package by entering
If the URL above does not work, contact support for the latest image.
Unzip the file in the install directory on the KVM server by entering
sudo tar xvzf Replicator_KVM.tar.gz.
sudo ./install.shto run the install script.
Log in to the virtual appliance and use the
virsh console Replicatorcommand to get to the console.
Log in with the username
rootand the password
replicatorand wait for the machine to reboot.
When prompted, log in again and follow the shell script to enter the network details for the virtual appliance.
license setcommand to enter the license key.
Press CTRL+X to save all current settings.
Once the license key has been applied, the Plixer Replicator virtual appliance will be ready for configuration.