Installation platform

You can install ODL on UNIX or Windows systems. The easiest way to run ODL is in a UNIX virtual machine using a tool such as Oracle VirtualBox, VMware, or Fusion/Desktop.

Here we will step through how to use VirtualBox and Ubuntu Server:

  1. Install VirtualBox from https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads for your operating system.
  2. Then, download the server iso for Ubuntu from https://www.ubuntu.com/download/server. The current version is 16.04.2 Long Term Support (LTS):
  1. Once you have downloaded Ubuntu, you will create a new virtual machine with 4 GB of RAM and a 16 GB disk. Follow these steps during the install:
    1. Choose ...

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