Chapter 6. Guest operating system installation processes

Chapter 6. Guest operating system installation processes

6.1. Installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 as a para-virtualized guest
6.1.1. Graphical Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 installation
6.1.2. The first boot after the guest installation of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
6.1.3. First boot configuration
6.2. Installing a Windows XP Guest as a fully virtualized guest
6.3. Installing a Windows 2003 SP1 Server Guest as a fully-virtualized guest

This chapter covers, in detail, how to install various guest operating systems in a virtualized environment.


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