The installation can take from 60 to 75 minutes to complete and can run unattended for most of that time.
During the installation, the monitor shows a series of processes, as follows:
Formatting Progress Bars
Copying File Progress Bar
Platform Installation Progress Bars (as multiple packages are installed)
Post Install Progress Bar
Application Installation Progress Bars (multiple packages are backed up to the archive directory)
An informational screen saying that the system will reboot.
At the start of the reboot, the CD tray holding the DVD ejects. This is normal. You can remove the DVD.
A System Reboot, which includes a second hardware check. Messages appear during the reboot, some of which prompt you to press a key. Do not respond to these prompts to press a key.
Application Pre Install Progress Bars
Configure and Setup Network Progress Bars
If a Network Connectivity Failure screen opens during the Configure and Setup Network process, click Review. Then click OK at the Errors screen. Follow the prompts to reenter your hostname, IP Address, and so forth. The installation will continue when the connection information is complete.
Member Nodes only - Connection Validation message.
Member Nodes only - A screen stating that there is a successful connection to the first node (select Continue).
The SMTP Host Configuration screen(s). Select Yes or No, according to your preference.
Platform Configuration Complete screen. Select OK.
If a critical error occurs during installation, you are prompted to collect log files. To do this, insert a USB memory key in any available USB port and follow the instructions on the screen. See What Do I Do if the Installation Fails?.