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Eagle Server Installation Guide Installation Options

Run Eagle-Server from the CD (1) Install Eagle-Server to a Linux disk partition (installEXT) Install Eagle-Server on a Windows FAT partition (installonFAT) Linux Grub Information Boot Eagle-Server in Microsoft Virtual PC Install Eagle-Server in Microsoft Virtual PC Create Eagle-Server Virtual Machine in VMWare Server Install Eagle-Server in VMWare Server

PC minimum requirements
CPU: RAM: HDD: CD-ROM: Minimum Pentium 3 or equivalent Minimum 512 MB, 768MB for VMWare (1 GB recommended) Minimum 15 GB (4 GB required to install Eagle-server on HDD) Minimum 10x CD-ROM Minimum 30x CD-ROM to run from RAM

Run Eagle-Server from the CD (1)
1. Ensure PC is set to boot from the CD-ROM first. Change BIOS settings if necessary. 2. Place the Eagle Server CD into the tray of the PC. 3. Restart the PC.
ISOLINUX 3.07 2005-01-12 Copyright (C) 1994-2005 H. Peter Avin Exploration Server Copyright (C) 2006, 2007 GNU Press <F1> key for brief description of services. Press <ENTER> to continue - Exploration Server options will be displayed.

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4. At the Exploration Server prompt, press <Enter> to boot.
This is the Linux Live CD for CCNA Exploration Server. If you have any questions, contact lee w toderick (toderickl@ecu.edu). ------------------------------------------------------------------------------help) License and warranty information, and terse description of these options. installEXT) Install Eagle-Server onto an existing Linux empty disk partition. installonFAT) Install Eagle-Server on a free windows FAT partition (4GB Min). runondisk) Reboot Eagle-Server from FAT partition. reboot) Eject the CD and Reboot. halt) Halt the system. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------1) Run Linux from CD with /var in RAM <== **CHANGES MADE WIL NOT BE SAVED ------------------------------------------------------------------------------Option: 1

5. After the drivers and settings are loaded, select option "1” to run the Linux software program from the CD and RAM. 6. Eagle server software has a pre-configured IP address of 192.168.254.254. Top 1 of 21

Eagle Server Installation Guide Install Eagle-Server to a Linux disk partition (installEXT)
This option is for use on a Linux computer with a unused EXT2 or EXT3 partition. 1. Reboot from the Eagle Server CD.
ISOLINUX 3.07 2005-01-12 Copyright (C) 1994-2005 H. Peter Avin Exploration Server Copyright (C) 2006, 2007 GNU Press <F1> key for brief description of services. Press <ENTER> to continue - Exploration Server options will be displayed.

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2. At the opening screen press <Enter>. This will load the Linux kernel.
This is the Linux Live CD for CCNA Exploration Server. If you have any questions, contact lee w toderick (toderickl@ecu.edu). ------------------------------------------------------------------------------help) License and warranty information, and terse description of these options. installEXT) Install Eagle-Server onto an existing Linux empty disk partition. installonFAT) Install Eagle-Server on a free windows FAT partition (4GB Min). runondisk) Reboot Eagle-Server from FAT partition. reboot) Eject the CD and Reboot. halt) Halt the system. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------1) Run Linux from CD with /var in RAM <== **CHANGES MADE WIL NOT BE SAVED ------------------------------------------------------------------------------Option: installEXT

3. Type menu option installEXT and press <Enter>.

Disk /dev/sda: 250.0 GB, 250000000000 bytes Device Boot Start End Blocks ID System /dev/sda1 * 1 3908 31390978+ 83 Linux /dev/sda2 3909 5124 9767520 83 LInux /dev/sda3 5125 22510 139653045 5 Extended /dev/sda4 22511 30394 63328230 83 Linux /dev/sda5 5125 22145 136721151 83 Linux /dev/sda6 22146 22510 2931831 82 Linux swap To which partition do you wish to install the eagle-server files? Enter device name: /dev/sda2 Proceed with installation on /dev/sda2? (y/n) y

4. All the available partitions will be listed and you will be prompted to “Enter device name:” Enter the partition name exactly as you see it. For example, you would enter “/dev/sda2” without the quotes if you wanted to install the Eagle-Server on the second partition. You can only enter a partition name that is listed.

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Eagle Server Installation Guide 5. You are prompted to continue. If the PC boots directly to the Eagle-Server without displaying the grub boot menu. depending on the speed of the CD. Top 3 of 21 . You will be prompted to press <Enter> to return to the menu. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------help) License and warranty information. Type “reboot” and press <Enter>. Remove it and the PC will reboot to disk. If you continue. 8. installonFAT) Install Eagle-Server on a free windows FAT partition (4GB Min). and terse description of these options. contact lee w toderick (toderickl@ecu. The CD will be ejected. If you have any questions. ALL INFORMATION ON THE SELECTED PARTITION WILL BE ERASED. please read the Linux Grub Information section below. halt) Halt the system.edu). This is the Linux Live CD for CCNA Exploration Server. 6. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------1) Run Linux from CD with /var in RAM <== **CHANGES MADE WIL NOT BE SAVED ------------------------------------------------------------------------------Option: reboot 7. reboot) Eject the CD and Reboot. If you want to proceed with the install type “y” and press <Enter>. Important: This is your last chance to quit. The installation will take approximately 15 minutes. runondisk) Reboot Eagle-Server from FAT partition. installEXT) Install Eagle-Server onto an existing Linux empty disk partition.

Eagle Server Installation Guide Install Eagle-Server on a Windows FAT partition (installonFAT) 1. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------help) License and warranty information. Press <ENTER> to continue . reboot) Eject the CD and Reboot. boot: 3.edu). ------------------------------------------------------------------------------1) Run Linux from CD with /var in RAM <== **CHANGES MADE WIL NOT BE SAVED ------------------------------------------------------------------------------Option: installFAT 4. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------1) Run Linux from CD with /var in RAM <== **CHANGES MADE WIL NOT BE SAVED ------------------------------------------------------------------------------Option: runondisk 6. IMPORTANT: This option will overwrite your Windows partition if a second partition is not created! Disk partition utilities are available from the Internet. halt) Halt the system. contact lee w toderick (toderickl@ecu. Peter Avin Exploration Server Copyright (C) 2006. runondisk) Reboot Eagle-Server from FAT partition. contact lee w toderick (toderickl@ecu.edu). Top 4 of 21 . and terse description of these options. 5.07 2005-01-12 Copyright (C) 1994-2005 H. Type menu option installonFAT. and terse description of these options. installonFAT) Install Eagle-Server on a free windows FAT partition (4GB Min). halt) Halt the system. The installation will take approximately 15 minutes. This will load the Linux kernel.Exploration Server options will be displayed. If you have any questions. 2. installEXT) Install Eagle-Server onto an existing Linux empty disk partition. Leave the CD in the tray. press <Enter> and type menu option runondisk. Follow the instructions that are displayed. When the server is rebooted. Reboot from the Eagle Server CD. This is the Linux Live CD for CCNA Exploration Server. installonFAT) Install Eagle-Server on a free windows FAT partition (4GB Min). required to access the server partition when the computer is rebooted. 2007 GNU Press <F1> key for brief description of services. installEXT) Install Eagle-Server onto an existing Linux empty disk partition. At the opening screen press <Enter>. ISOLINUX 3. reboot) Eject the CD and Reboot. If you have any questions. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------help) License and warranty information. depending on the speed of the CD. runondisk) Reboot Eagle-Server from FAT partition. Create and format a 4 GB FAT file system partition (not NTFS) on a MS Window PC hard drive. This is the Linux Live CD for CCNA Exploration Server. How to create a second FAT partition is beyond the scope of this document.

where the “root” command wants the absolute partition number. Open a Terminal Shell session 2. This will return the boot locations of your grub files. If multiple lines are returned it is a good bet that the first one is your original boot grub location. It will look something like: (hd0. where the “0” is the disk. 3. and the “1” is the partition. 1. The following will help you restore your grub boot menu. type “su –“ and press <Enter>.1). Your prompt should change to “[root@Eagle-Server ~]#”. Type “find /boot/grub/stage1” and press <Enter>. 4. Type “grub” (without parentheses) and press <Enter>. (There is a space between “su” and “-“) When prompted for a password. At the prompt. You will need to subtract 1 from the partition numbers shown on this screen when you enter your disk and partition information in on the root command. 5 of 21 .Eagle Server Installation Guide Linux Grub Information Some PCs encounter problems seeing a boot menu after installing Eagle-Server. This will change the prompt to “grub>”. The partition numbers given here are relative. type “cisco” and press <Enter>. Note: This “find” command can mislead you on the next step. You are now the root superuser.

then type “root (hd0. If the system boots to a “grub>” prompt. 6. Replace the “#” with the disk number returned in step 4. Reboot the Server. If you don't see the boot menu.Eagle Server Installation Guide 5. Your system should boot normally now. If you don't press anything the system should automatically boot to your original Linux configuration.1) was the first line returned. Then type “reboot” and Press <Enter>. remember to subtract 1 from the partition number (second number). Top 6 of 21 . 9. Type “setup (hd#)” and press <Enter>. This will return you to the “[root@Eagle-Server ~]#” prompt. Type “quit” and press <Enter>. 7. don’t despair…you are almost there! Re-enter steps 5 and 6 again.#)” Enter the information that was returned from the find command in the previous step. For example if (hd0. 8. read the prompt as it may be asking you to press “ESC” for the boot menu.0)”. Type “root (hd#.

vmc” in the “Eagle Server” folder. 9. Create a folder named “Eagle Server” in the “My Virtual Machines” folder (Usually in “My Documents”) 3. In the Virtual PC Console. In the “Name and location” dialog box. Choose “Other” for the Operating System. then click “Browse”. Click “Next” in the “New Virtual Machine Wizard” 7.iso” into the “Eagle Server” file just created. Start Microsoft Virtual PC. click “New…” to create a new virtual machine. Browse to and open the “Eagle Server” folder created in step two. 6. type “Eagle Server”. 7 of 21 . Click “Save”. Install Microsoft Virtual PC. Click “Next”.0. Choose the option “Create a virtual machine”. This will create your virtual machine named “Eagle Server. 5. 4. 8. 2. Copy the file “eagle-server-v2. Click “Next”.Eagle Server Installation Guide Boot Eagle-Server in Microsoft Virtual PC 1.

14. Choose the option for “Adjusting the RAM”. 8 of 21 . In the Virtual PC Console. Click “Finish” to complete the Virtual Machine Wizard. Click “Next”. Choose the option for “A new virtual hard disk”. Type in “512” in the dialog box. In the Virtual Machine. click on the “CD” menu and click “Capture ISO Image…”. select “Eagle Server” and click “Start”. Note: Make sure you have enough RAM! 11.. Click “Next”.Eagle Server Installation Guide 10. 12. 13.

The virtual machine should automatically boot to a menu. Enter “1” beside the “Option:” prompt and press “Enter” to boot the Eagle Server. Click the “Action” menu and click “Reset”. 17.0.Eagle Server Installation Guide 15. Choose the “eagle-server-v2. choose “Reset”.iso” file copied in step 3 and click “Open”. If prompted with a dialog box. 16. Top 9 of 21 .

4. 6. Fdisk will ask for a command. 2. (There is a space between “su” and “-“) When prompted for a password. a command prompt labeled “Shell – Konsole” will appear. At the prompt. When prompted. At the prompt. Enter “n” to create a new partition and press <Enter>. Once Eagle Server is booted. “/dev/hda1” should appear. Your prompt should change to “[root@Eagle-Server ~]#”. press “p” and press <Enter> to create a primary partition. type “cisco” and press <Enter>. 3. type “fdisk /dev/hda” and press <Enter>. type “p” and press <Enter>. To finish creating the partition. You are now the root superuser. 10 of 21 . press “1” and press <Enter> to create partition number 1. type “w” at the prompt and press “<Enter>. type “su –“ and press <Enter>. Follow all steps listed above to boot the Eagle Server. Under the “Device Boot” column. To verify the partition. Press <Enter> twice to accept the default parameters for the partition. When prompted.Eagle Server Installation Guide Install Eagle-Server in Microsoft Virtual PC 1. This should put you back at the “Command” prompt within fdisk. 5.

To reset the Eagle Server. Top 11 of 21 . 8. 10. Type “y” and press <Enter> to proceed with installation. type “installEXT” and press <Enter>. Click the “CD” menu and click “Release ‘eagle-server-v2. type “shutdown –r now” at the root prompt and press “<Enter>. This will install Eagle Server to the partition you just created. type “/dev/hda1” and press “<Enter>. Once Eagle Server has restarted. 11.iso’” to “eject” the CD. Type “reboot” and the “Option:” menu and press <Enter>. 9. 12. you will be prompted to press <Enter> to return to the main menu.0. When prompted for a device name. at the “Option:” prompt. Once the installation is completed.Eagle Server Installation Guide 7.

This guide is based on Version 1.07. Start VMWare Server 3. 4. Click “Next” until you get to the following Screen.com/download/server/) 2. 5. 12 of 21 . Choose “Custom” and click “Next”. In VMWare Console. Install VMWare Server. (software can be downloaded from: http://www.Eagle Server Installation Guide Create Eagle-Server Virtual Machine in VMWare Server 1.vmware. click “Create a new virtual machine”.

Linux” then click on “Next”.Eagle Server Installation Guide 6. 13 of 21 . 8. Click on the “Next” button until you reach the following screen. Enter “EagleServer” in the Name box and then click on “Next”. 7. Click “2.

(minimum memory is 768MB).Eagle Server Installation Guide 9. 14 of 21 . Note: Eagle Server will not see a SCSI Virtual Disk file later on during the Install process.. Click “Next” until you get to the following screen. Enter in how much memory you want to allocate for Eagle Server. This can be changed later if necessary. If you see this screen make sure to click on “IDE” then click the “Next” button. 10.

12. Eagle server requires at least 4GB of disk space. Any file name can be entered here. Click on “Finish” and VMWare will format the new file so that it can be used later on. Set how much disk space you want and then click “Next”.Eagle Server Installation Guide 11. this is the default. 15 of 21 .

Top 16 of 21 . 15. 14. Proceed to Installing Eagle-Server in VMWare Server. This is faster than reading from a CD. Click on the “Edit virtual machine settings” button. If you have stored the Eagle-Server ISO file on your hard drive you can point to that file to use for your CD-ROM device. If you do not change this option you must have previously made an Eagle-Server Live CD and have it loaded into your CD drive.Eagle Server Installation Guide 13. A copy of a RAR compressed file containing the ISO image of Eagle Server can be downloaded off of the NetAcad web site.

Eagle Server Installation Guide Install Eagle-Server in VMWare Server 1. 3. Click on the “Power on the virtual machine” button. Press <Enter> until you see the following screen. Enter “1” and then press <Enter>. 17 of 21 . 2. We need to create an EXT3 partition before we can install to disk. Follow steps in previous section to Create an Eagle-Server Virtual Machine in VMWare Server.

This should put you back at the “Command” prompt within fdisk. type “w” at the prompt and press “<Enter>. Under the “Device Boot” column. 5. a command prompt labeled “Shell – Konsole” will appear. 18 of 21 . At the prompt. Enter “n” to create a new partition and press <Enter>. 8. Once Eagle Server is booted. “/dev/hda1” should appear. type “p” and press <Enter>. press “1” and press <Enter> to create partition number 1. When prompted. 7. Your prompt should change to “[root@Eagle-Server ~]#”. To verify the partition. At the prompt. type “su –“ and press <Enter>. type “fdisk /dev/hda” and press <Enter>. type “cisco” and press <Enter>. When prompted. 6. Press <Enter> twice to accept the default parameters for the partition. You are now the root superuser. (There is a space between “su” and “-“) When prompted for a password.Eagle Server Installation Guide 4. To finish creating the partition. press “p” and press <Enter> to create a primary partition. Fdisk will ask for a command.

10. 19 of 21 .Eagle Server Installation Guide 9. When you see this screen press “ESC” to get to the Boot Menu. So be ready for the next screen as you need to time your response. VMWare automatically changes the boot sequence to boot from disk and we need to boot from the CD / ISO again. Type “shutdown – r now” to restart the Eagle-Server. Note: You only have a couple seconds to press ESC. otherwise VMWare will try to boot from disk even though we haven't installed Eagle-Server yet.

you will be prompted to press <Enter> to return to the main menu. When prompted for a device name. type “installEXT” and press Enter. This will install Eagle Server to the partition you created earlier. Type “y” and press <Enter> to proceed with installation. Once the installation is completed. Once Eagle Server has restarted. at the “Option:” prompt. 13. Type “reboot” at the “Option:” menu and press <Enter>. Type “3” so VMWare will boot from CD/ISO again. 15. 14.Eagle Server Installation Guide 11. then press <Enter>. 20 of 21 . type “/dev/hda1” and press “<Enter>. 12.

254. Type “ifconfig” to verify that the interface is up and running with ip address: 172.Eagle Server Installation Guide 16.254. Type “ifup eth0:1” at the“[root@Eagle-Server ~]#” prompt and then press <Enter>.31. log back into superuser (refer back to step 4) to start your ethernet interface. Once Eagle-Server is booted. Top 21 of 21 . 18. 17.