(First Attempt) Install Windows 2008 R on online.net Corei3/4GB Ram/2 TB using Rescue System and QEM
(First Attempt) Install Windows 2008 R on online.net Corei3/4GB Ram/2 TB using Rescue System and QEMU-KVM
Recently i got server from oneprovider and my goal is installation of windows on it.So i am trying various method to achieve this goal
few days ago i asked question here but no satisfy answer so i am applying other method from
Is this possible to install Windows using the rescue system? The short answer is Yes.
i reboot my system in rescue mode and got login password info
using sudo -i to become root user
1: Step Formatting hard drive
dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/sda bs=1M count=1
In above guide there is 2 method for store ISO in server
1 method is store ISO in RAM , unfortunate this server have only 4 GB !!!! so RAM method failed here
2nd method is store ISO in 2nd drive , Luckily i have 2nd drive.
windows 2008 R2 ISO link
Download the ISO to /mnt folder:
wget -P /mnt https://download.microsoft.com/download/7/5/E/75EC4E54-5B02-42D6-8879-D8D3A25FBEF7/7601.17514.101119-1850_x64fre_server_eval_en-us-GRMSXEVAL_EN_DVD.iso
Download and extract the portable qemu-kvm. /tmp folder is enough for this portable qemu-kvm.
wget -qO- /tmp http://www.danpros.com/content/files/vkvm.tar.gz | tar xvz -C /tmp
Excute the qemu-kvm.
/tmp/qemu-system-x86_64 -net nic -net user,hostfwd=tcp::3389-:3389 -m 2048M -localtime -enable-kvm -cpu host,+nx -M pc -smp 2 -vga std -usbdevice tablet -k en-us -cdrom /mnt/7601.17514.101119-1850_x64fre_server_eval_en-us-GRMSXEVAL_EN_DVD.iso -hda /dev/sda -boot once=d -vnc :1
Open the VNC viewer and visit your IP:1 to starting the installations.
Hope of new ..................
but miserably failed no idea what to do , what the reason
Installing windows on server is my obsession now . will continue until i succeed.........