Oracle VM Manager Installation

In this article you will see the steps we followed to install Oracle VM Manager on a virtual machine running Oracle Linux 6.5 .
Before reading this article we recommend you to check another article on our page which is "Oracle VM Server Installation".
login as: root
root@192.168.1.253's password:
Last login: Tue Dec 15 21:19:40 2015
[root@ovmsrv ~]# cd /mnt
[root@ovmsrv mnt]# mount /dev/cdrom /mnt
mount: block device /dev/sr0 is write-protected, mounting read-only
[root@ovmsrv mnt]# ls
components       oracle-validated.params                OvmSDK_3.3.3.1085.zip
createOracle.sh  ovmcore-console-1.0-42.el5.noarch.rpm  runInstaller.sh
EULA             ovmcore-console-1.0-42.el6.noarch.rpm  TRANS.TBL
LICENSE          ovmm-installer.bsx
[root@ovmsrv mnt]#
[root@ovmsrv mnt]# ./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
     54322 : Oracle VM Manager core via SSL
       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.
[root@ovmsrv mnt]# ./runInstaller.sh
Oracle VM Manager Release 3.3.3 Installer
Oracle VM Manager Installer log file:
/var/log/ovmm/ovm-manager-3-install-2015-12-15-212403.log
Please select an installation type:
   1: Install
   2: Upgrade
   3: Uninstall
   4: Help
   Select Number (1-4): 1
Starting production with local database installation ...
Verifying installation prerequisites ...
Unable to ping hostname 'ovmsrv'.
Configuration verification failed ...
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  One important step is to add an entry in /etc/hosts for your server !!
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 [root@ovmsrv mnt]# vi /etc/hosts
[root@ovmsrv /]# cat /etc/hosts

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` #OVM Manager instalation entries
` 192.168.1.253            ovmsrv
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[root@ovmsrv mnt]# service network restart
Shutting down interface eth0:                              [  OK  ]
Shutting down loopback interface:                          [  OK  ]
Bringing up loopback interface:                            [  OK  ]
Bringing up interface eth0:  Determining if ip address 192.168.1.253 is already in use for device eth0...
                                                           [  OK  ]
[root@ovmsrv mnt]#
[root@ovmsrv mnt]# ./runInstaller.sh
Oracle VM Manager Release 3.3.3 Installer
Oracle VM Manager Installer log file:
/var/log/ovmm/ovm-manager-3-install-2015-12-15-212634.log
Please select an installation type:
   1: Install
   2: Upgrade
   3: Uninstall
   4: Help
   Select Number (1-4): 1
Starting production with local database installation ...
Verifying installation prerequisites ...
*** WARNING: Recommended memory for the Oracle VM Manager server installation using Local MySql DB is 7680 MB RAM
One password is used for all users created and used during the installation.
Enter a password for all logins used during the installation:
Passwords need to be between 8 and 16 characters in length.
Passwords must contain at least 1 lower case and 1 upper case letter.
Passwords must contain at least 1 numeric value.
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 192.168.1.253 [ovmsrv]:
Verifying configuration ...
Start installing Oracle VM Manager:
   1: Continue
   2: Abort
   Select Number (1-2): 1
Step 1 of 9 : 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 9 : Java ...
Installing Java ...
Step 3 of 9 : Database schema ...
Creating database 'ovs' ...
Creating database 'appfw'
Creating user 'ovs' for database 'ovs'...
Creating user 'appfw' for database 'appfw'
Step 4 of 9 : WebLogic and ADF...
Retrieving Oracle WebLogic Server 12c and ADF ...
Installing Oracle WebLogic Server 12c and ADF ...
Applying patches to Weblogic ...
Step 5 of 9 : 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 ...
Step 6 of 9 : Domain creation ...
Creating Oracle WebLogic Server domain ...
Starting Oracle WebLogic Server 12c ...
Creating Oracle VM Manager user 'admin' ...
Retrieving Oracle VM Manager CLI tool ...
Extracting Oracle VM Manager CLI tool...
Installing Oracle VM Manager CLI tool ...
Step 7 of 9 : Deploy ...
Configuring Https Identity and Trust...
Deploying Oracle VM Manager Core container ...
Configuring Client Cert Login...
Deploying Oracle VM Manager UI Console ...
Deploying Oracle VM Manager Help ...
Disabling HTTP access ...
Step 8 of 9 : 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 ...
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 9 of 9 : Start OVM Manager ...
Enabling Oracle VM Manager service ...
Shutting down Oracle VM Manager instance ...
Starting Oracle VM Manager instance ...
Waiting for the application to initialize ...
Trying to initialize the application ...
Oracle VM Manager is running ...
Please wait while WebLogic configures the applications...
Oracle VM Manager installed.
Installation Summary
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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                        : 0004fb0000010000f8d46fee95058381
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://ovmsrv:7002/ovm/console
Log in with the user 'admin', and the password you set during the installation.
Note that you must install the latest ovmcore-console package for your Oracle Linux distribution to gain VNC and serial console access to your Virtual Machines (VMs).
Please refer to the documentation for more information about this package.
For more information about Oracle Virtualization, please visit:
  http://www.oracle.com/virtualization/
Oracle VM Manager installation complete.
Please remove configuration file /tmp/ovm_configJfRcF1.

 

After performing these steps you can connect to the web interface and proceed with discovering the server pools, creating the virtual machines and setting up your environment.
We will post an article on these activities shortly.
Thank you,
Netintech
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