Installing the DFSIG Software
This section describes how to install the DFSIG software.
Before You Begin
Deploy the VM OVA image for Cisco IPICS as described in the “Obtaining and Deploying the VM OVA Image for the Cisco IPICS Operating System” section. In Step 1 c of this procedure in that section, make sure to download the dfsig-4.10-1_2cpu_b number.ova file. After you deploy the VM OVA for your environment, you are ready to install the DFSIG software on the server.
To install the DFSIG software, perform the following steps.
Step 1 Log in as the root user to the VM that you deployed for the DFSIG if you are not logged in already and enter the following commands, where installerfilename.bin specifies the name of the installer file:
[root]# cd /root/installer
After a short time, a Welcome message appears.
Step 2 When you are prompted to continue, type y then press Enter.
Text displays to inform you that you must read and accept the terms of the End User License Agreement (EULA) before you can proceed.
Step 3 Take these actions:
a. Press Enter to display the EULA.
b. Press the Spacebar to scroll through and view the EULA, then type y and press Enter to continue with the installation.
You must accept the terms of the EULA to proceed.
Step 4 When you are prompted to continue, type y then press Enter.
Step 5 When you are prompted for an DFSIG Administration Console user name, enter a user name that you will use is you need to access the DFSIG Administration Console, then press Enter.
The user name can include letters and numbers only. It cannot be blank.
Step 6 When you are prompted for an DFSIG Administration Console password, enter a password that you will use to access the DFSIG Administration Console, then press Enter.
The password must follow these guidelines:
- Must contain at least 6 characters
- Cannot contain any variation of cisco or ocsic (for example, abCiSCo12 is not valid)
- Cannot contain three or more same consecutive characters (for example, a password that contains AAA or 888 is not valid)
- Must contain at least one uppercase letter, one lowercase letter, one number, and one special character (special characters include !, @, and #)
Step 7 Reenter the DFSIG administration console password when you are prompted to do so, then press Enter.
Step 8 When you see the “Password accepted” message, press Enter.
Step 9 When you are prompted to begin the installation, type y then press Enter.
The DFSIG software installs. A progress bar indicates how the installation is proceeding.
Step 10 When you are prompted whether you want to reboot the server, type y then press Enter.
The server reboots.
Step 11 When you see the log in prompt, log in as the Linux root user and press Enter.
Step 12 Take these actions to run the network configuration script and configure eth1:
a. Enter this command:
b. At the Enter option prompt, press 3 then press Enter.
c. Enter an IP address for eth1, then press Enter.
d. Press A to apply the configuration that you entered an exit the configuration script.
e. When you are prompted whether you want to apply the configuration now, press Y then press Enter.