Managing Linux virtual machines
A golden master is a template for a virtual machine (VM). It can also be referred to as a golden image, a master image, or a base image. Usually, a golden image is manually installed and clones are created with minimal modifications. By using IBM Wave for z/VM, a prototype can be created that automates cloning golden images.
This chapter describes how to use the IBM Wave for z/VM interface to install Linux guests from scratch by using installation media that is mounted on a file server, convert Linux guests ...

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