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Oracle VM Manager 3.4.1 Installation on Oracle Linux 6 Update 5 (OL 6.5)

Please follow the step by step approach to install Oracle VM manager 3.4.1 on Oracle Linux 6.5

Step-I

Update host file /etc/hosts file by fully qualified name, as mentioned below. In my case “OVMmanager” is host name.

[root@OVMmanager ~]# vi /etc/hosts
192.168.239.135     OVMmanager.localdomain     OVMmanager

Step-II

Perform oracle VM manager prerequisites with the help of “createOracle.sh” script, provided by oracle itself in OVM manager installer.

[root@OVMmanager OVMManagerInstaller3.4.1_b1369]# ll
total 157510
drwxr-xr-x. 7 root root 8192 Apr 5 22:36 components
-r-xr-x---. 1 root root 11556 Apr 5 22:35 createOracle.sh
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root 6960 Apr 5 22:36 EULA
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root 6960 Apr 5 22:36 LICENSE
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root 230 Apr 5 22:35 oracle-validated.params
-r-xr-x---. 1 root root 156958046 Apr 5 22:36 ovmm-installer.bsx
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root 4291939 Apr 5 22:32 OvmSDK_3.4.1.1369.zip
-r-xr-x---. 1 root root 1919 Apr 5 22:36 runInstaller.sh
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root 372 Apr 5 22:36 sample.yml
-r--r--r--. 1 root root 2031 Apr 5 22:36 TRANS.TBL
[root@OVMmanager OVMManagerInstaller3.4.1_b1369]# ./createOracle.sh
Adding group 'oinstall' with gid '54321' ...
Adding group 'dba'
Adding user 'oracle' with user id '54321', initial login group 'dba', supplementary group 'oinstall' and home directory '/home/oracle' ...
Changing ownership of '/home/oracle' to oracle:dba
Creating user 'oracle' succeeded ...
For security reasons, no default password was set for user 'oracle'. If you wish to login as the 'oracle' user, you will need to set a password for this account.
Verifying user 'oracle' OS prerequisites for Oracle VM Manager ...
oracle soft nofile 8192
oracle hard nofile 65536
oracle soft nproc 2048
oracle hard nproc 16384
oracle soft stack 10240
oracle hard stack 32768
oracle soft core unlimited
oracle hard core unlimited
Setting user 'oracle' OS limits for Oracle VM Manager ...
Altered file /etc/security/limits.conf
Original file backed up at /etc/security/limits.conf.orabackup
Verifying & setting of user limits succeeded ...
Creating mountpoint '/u01' ...
Modifying iptables for OVM
Adding rules to enable access to:
 7002 : Oracle VM Manager https
 123 : NTP
 10000 : Oracle VM Manager CLI Tool
iptables: Setting chains to policy ACCEPT: filter [ OK ]
iptables: Flushing firewall rules: [ OK ]
iptables: Unloading modules: [ OK ]
iptables: Applying firewall rules: [ OK ]
iptables: Saving firewall rules to /etc/sysconfig/iptables:[ OK ]
iptables: Setting chains to policy ACCEPT: filter [ OK ]
iptables: Flushing firewall rules: [ OK ]
iptables: Unloading modules: [ OK ]
iptables: Applying firewall rules: [ OK ]
Rules added.

Step-III
Install Oracle VM manager:

[root@OVMmanager OVMManagerInstaller3.4.1_b1369]# ./runInstaller.sh
Oracle VM Manager Release 3.4.1 Installer
Oracle VM Manager Installer log file:
/var/log/ovmm/ovm-manager-3-install-2016-06-20-195709.log
Please select an installation type:
 1: Install
 2: Upgrade
 3: Uninstall
 4: Help

Select Number (1-4): 1

Verifying installation prerequisites ...
*** WARNING: Recommended memory for the Oracle VM Manager server installation using Local MySql DB is 7680 MB RAM

Starting production with local database installation ...

One password is used for all users created and used during the installation.
Enter a password for all logins used during the installation:
Enter a password for all logins used during the installation (confirm):

Please enter your fully qualified domain name, e.g. ovs123.us.oracle.com, (or IP address) of your management server for SSL certification generation 192.168.239.135 [OVMmanager.localdomain]: OVMmanager.localdomain

Verifying configuration ...

Start installing Oracle VM Manager:
 1: Continue
 2: Abort
Select Number (1-2): 1

Step 1 of 7 : Database Software ...
Installing Database Software...
Retrieving MySQL Database 5.6 ...
Unzipping MySQL RPM File ...
Installing MySQL 5.6 RPM package ...
Configuring MySQL Database 5.6 ...
Installing MySQL backup RPM package ...

Step 2 of 7 : Java ...
Installing Java ...

Step 3 of 7 : WebLogic and ADF ...
Retrieving Oracle WebLogic Server 12c and ADF ...
Installing Oracle WebLogic Server 12c and ADF ...
Applying patches to Weblogic ...
Applying patch to ADF ...

Step 4 of 7 : Oracle VM ...
Installing Oracle VM Manager Core ...
Retrieving Oracle VM Manager Application ...
Extracting Oracle VM Manager Application ...

Retrieving Oracle VM Manager Upgrade tool ...
Extracting Oracle VM Manager Upgrade tool ...
Installing Oracle VM Manager Upgrade tool ...

Retrieving Oracle VM Manager CLI tool ...
Extracting Oracle VM Manager CLI tool...
Installing Oracle VM Manager CLI tool ...
Installing Oracle VM Manager WLST Scripts ...

Step 5 of 7 : Domain creation ...
Creating domain ...

Step 6 of 7 : Oracle VM Tools ...
Retrieving Oracle VM Manager Shell & API ...
Extracting Oracle VM Manager Shell & API ...
Installing Oracle VM Manager Shell & API ...

Retrieving Oracle VM Manager Wsh tool ...
Extracting Oracle VM Manager Wsh tool ...
Installing Oracle VM Manager Wsh tool ...

Retrieving Oracle VM Manager Tools ...
Extracting Oracle VM Manager Tools ...
Installing Oracle VM Manager Tools ...

Retrieving ovmcore-console ...
Installing ovmcore-console RPM package ...
Copying Oracle VM Manager shell to '/usr/bin/ovm_shell.sh' ...
Installing ovm_admin.sh in '/u01/app/oracle/ovm-manager-3/bin' ...
Installing ovm_upgrade.sh in '/u01/app/oracle/ovm-manager-3/bin' ...

Step 7 of 7 : Start OVM Manager ...
Enabling Oracle VM Manager service ...
Shutting down Oracle VM Manager instance ...
Starting Oracle VM Manager instance ...

Please wait while WebLogic configures the applications...
Trying to connect to core via ovmwsh (attempt 1 of 20) ...
Trying to connect to core via ovmwsh (attempt 2 of 20) ...
Trying to connect to core via ovmwsh (attempt 3 of 20) ...
Trying to connect to core via ovm_shell (attempt 1 of 5)...
Oracle VM Manager installed.

Installation Summary
--------------------
Database configuration:
 Database type : MySQL
 Database host name : localhost
 Database name : ovs
 Database listener port : 49500
 Database user : ovs

Weblogic Server configuration:
 Administration username : weblogic

Oracle VM Manager configuration:
 Username : admin
 Core management port : 54321
 UUID : 0004fb00000100003ddbd8af4ce345c8

Passwords:
There are no default passwords for any users. The passwords to use for Oracle VM Manager, Database, and Oracle WebLogic Server have been set by you during this installation. In the case of a default install, all passwords are the same.

Oracle VM Manager UI:
 https://OVMmanager.localdomain:7002/ovm/console
Log in with the user 'admin', and the password you set during the installation.

For more information about Oracle Virtualization, please visit: http://www.oracle.com/virtualization/

Oracle VM Manager installation complete.
Please remove configuration file /tmp/ovm_config71Qdn2.
[root@OVMmanager OVMManagerInstaller3.4.1_b1369]#

Oracle VM manager installation succeeded.

You will find Installation Summary right after installation comprises of MySQL database details, Weblogic Server configuration details and Oracle VM Manager configuration details.

Access Oracle VM Manager UI (console) with https://OVMmanager.localdomain:7002/ovm/console

Note: you need to confirm security settings before access Oracle VM manager.

Oracle VM manager login screen:

Note: Log in with the user ‘admin’, and the password you set during the installation.

Oracle VM manager - login

Oracle VM console:

Oracle VM manager - console

 

Thank you.
Stay Tune. 🙂