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Proxmox Cookbook by Wasim Ahmed

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Installing Proxmox on a bare metal node

The Proxmox installation process is guided by a fully graphical interface through various prompts. In this recipe, we are going to follow through creating our first Proxmox node.

Getting ready

Power up and boot the physical node using the installation disk or the USB media we created in the preceding recipe. The following screenshot is how the screen looks after the boot:

Getting ready

How to do it…

  1. At the main installation window after the booting process press Enter to start the installation.
  2. On the End User License Agreement (EULA) screen click on Agree.
  3. In this step, we have chosen the drive to install the hypervisor on. ...

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