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  2. Bare Metal Server
  3. Private Image Creation Guide (BMS)
  4. Creating a Linux Image
  5. Installing an OS on the VM
  6. Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 14.04, and Debian 8.6

Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 14.04, and Debian 8.6

  1. When installing the OS for an Ubuntu 16.04 ARM image, select Boot and Install with the HWE kernel and then Install Ubuntu Server. To create an Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 14.04, or Debian 8.6 image, select Install.

  2. When installing the Ubuntu 16.04 ARM image, select automatic partitioning. When installing the Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 14.04, or Debian 8.6 image, perform the following steps to manually partition the VM disk during installation:

    *Select Primary rather than Logical, as shown in the following figure.

    The preceding figures show how to create the boot partition. The methods of creating the swap and / partitions are similar. The following figures show the partitioning results (root partition is the last partition).

    Install additional software:

    Install GRUB to your hard drive: