This will not be your ‘C’ drive. This is just an example.

This will not be your ‘C’ drive. This is just an example.

Spend a few seconds reviewing the details to save time!

The ISO location will be given to you by the instructor

Check your ‘CD/DVD (IDE)’ file path for the proper file!

Don’t forget to enter linux text at the boot: prompt

Skipping the media test will save you a lot of time.

Oh hai Linux!

Don’t be scared, this is just a virtual machine disk image

Does your screen look like this after the first partition?

Does your screen look like this after all the partitions?

Be sure to enable IPv4 support, but not IPv6

Replace the ‘IP Address’ with your machine’s correct IP

Don’t forget to change ‘bjones’ to the proper hostname

Make the root password linuxlab - no exceptions.

Don’t forget to scroll down to verify all boxes are empty

Relax for a few. The install may take 5 - 10 minutes.

woot.

Your first login prompt. Congratulations!

You won’t receive any output with this command

I suggest making this linuxlab too. Things are easier :)

sudo is much more than just ‘becoming root’

Use -a to ensure you don’t delete existing group users

You’ve used sudo to gain a root-user bash shell prompt

The sshd user account doesn’t have access to /root files

Be sure to take snapshots after every lab is done!