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Huawei SAP HANA Appliance Single Node Installation Guide (RH5885H and RH8100 V3+Broadwell+SLES) 12
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Installing an OS

Installing an OS

  1. On the installation page, select SLES for SAP Applications - Installation, and press Enter, as shown in Figure 5-6.

    Figure 5-6 Installation page

  2. Select I Agree to the License Terms, and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-7.

    Figure 5-7 Selecting I Agree to the License Terms

  3. On the ISO check page, click Next, as shown in Figure 5-8.

    Figure 5-8 ISO check page

  4. Select New Installation when you install the OS for the first time or reinstall the OS, and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-9.

    Figure 5-9 Installation mode

  5. Select a time zone, and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-10.

    You can set the time zone based on the actual condition.

    Figure 5-10 Selecting a time zone

  6. Use the default settings, and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-11.

    Figure 5-11 Server Base Scenario

  7. On the Installation Settings page, click Partitioning, as shown in Figure 5-12.

    Figure 5-12 Installation Settings

  8. Select Custom Partitioning (for experts), and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-13.

    Figure 5-13 Partitioning

  9. Select Hard Disks,Right-click /dev/sda, and choose add partition from the shortcut menu, as shown in Figure 5-15 (If the Hard Disks have been partitioned,you have to delete them and then partition again, as shown in Figure 5-14).

    Figure 5-14 Delete Hadr Disk Partitioning

    Figure 5-15 Available Storage on linux

  10. Click Next, as shown in Figure 5-16.

    Figure 5-16 Add Partition on /dev/sda

  11. Select Custom Size, set Size to 1GB, and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-17.

    Figure 5-17 New Partition Size

  12. Select Ext3 from the File System drop-down list, /boot from Mount Point, and click Finish, as shown in Figure 5-18.

    Figure 5-18 Formatting Options

  13. On the displayed page shown in Figure 5-15.

    Figure 5-19 New Partition Size

  14. Select 0x8E Linux LVM from Do not format partition drop-down list, and click Finish, as shown in Figure 5-20.

    Figure 5-20 Formatting Options

  15. /dev/sda partition to sda1 and sda2 shown as Figure 5-21.

    Figure 5-21 /dev/sda partitioner

  16. Click Add in the Volume Management, then click Volume Group, as shown in Figure 5-22.

    Figure 5-22 Add volume group

  17. Enter vg_os in the Volume Group Name. Select /dev/sda2 and click Add as shown in Figure 5-23. Click Finish.

    Figure 5-23 Add Volume Group

  18. Enter vg_hana in the Volume Group Name. Select /dev/sdb and click Add, Figure 5-24.

    Figure 5-24 Add Volume Group

  19. Create volume group completely.

    Figure 5-25 All Volume Groups

  20. Click vg_os in the Volume Management, and click Add.

    Figure 5-26 Add Logical Volume

  21. Enter lv_usrsap in the Logical Volume, and click Next.

    Figure 5-27 New Partition Size

  22. Enter 200GB In the custom size, then click Next.

    Figure 5-28 New Partition Size

  23. Select Ext3 from File System, and enter /usr/sap in the Mount Point. Click Finish.

    Figure 5-29 Add Logical Volume FS and Mount Point

  24. Complete logical volume lv_usrsap show as Figure 5-30, then click Add to add other logical volume.

    Figure 5-30 Add partition

  25. Use the same method in 21~24 to add the following partitions:

    Physical Volume.

    Volume Group

    Partition Size

    File System

    Mount Point










    Remaining space









    If a PCIeSSD is mounted, ignore this partition during OS installation; The partition size is 1 TB when the server have any PCIe SSD.






    Partition size is 3x memory capacity; If the memory capacity is 2 TB, the partition size is 6 TB.



    Remaining space




  26. Logical volume vg_os show as Figure 5-31, vg_hana show as Figure 5-32. When you complete them, it will be show in Figure 5-33.

    Figure 5-31 vg_os partitioner

    Figure 5-32 vg_hana partitioner

    Figure 5-33 Partitioning results

  27. Click Accept to complete partitioning. Click Software in the Installation Settings page, and choose SAP HANA Server Base, then click OK, show inFigure 5-34 and Figure 5-35.

    Figure 5-34 Choose Software
    Figure 5-35 Choose SAP HANA Server Base

  28. Click Install, The Confirm Package License dialog box is displayed. Then click I Agree and then Install, as shown in Figure 5-36.

    The OS installation starts. After installation, the system restarts. Wait for a few minutes.

    Figure 5-36 Confirming package license

  29. In the dialog box shown in Figure 5-37, show in Figure 5-38.

    Figure 5-37 Confirm Installation

    Figure 5-38 Installation progress

  30. On the displayed page shown in Figure 5-39.

    The password must consist of uppercase, lowercase, digits, and special characters, for example, Huawei_123.

    Figure 5-39 Setting a password for user root

  31. Specify Hostname and Domain Name based on customers' requirements, and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-40.

    You must confirm customers' requirements before the installation. If customers have no special requirements, set Hostname to hw00001 and Domain Name to china.

    Figure 5-40 Setting a host name and domain name

  32. Retain the default settings. Suggest to click disable to turn off Firewall. and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-41 and Figure 5-42.

    Figure 5-41 Retaining the default settings (1)

    Figure 5-42 Retaining the default settings (2)

  33. Select No, Skip This Test, and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-43.

    Figure 5-43 Skipping this test

  34. Select Use Following Configuration, and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-44.

    Figure 5-44 Retaining the default settings

  35. Retain the default settings, and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-45.

    Figure 5-45 Retaining the default settings

  36. Leave the user name empty and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-46.

    Figure 5-46 Creating a common user

  37. Click Next, as shown in Figure 5-47.

    Figure 5-47 Version information

  38. On the displayed page shown in Figure 5-48, show in Figure 5-49.

    Figure 5-48 Confirmation dialog box

    Figure 5-49 Detecting printers

  39. Select Skip Configuration, and click Next, as shown in Figure 5-50.

    Figure 5-50 Skip Configuration

  40. Click Finish, as shown in Figure 5-51.

    Figure 5-51 Finish

  41. Then the system displays a message, as shown in Figure 5-52.

    Figure 5-52 Cloning the system

  42. When the dialog box shown in Figure 5-53.

    Figure 5-53 Continue

  43. The page shown in Figure 5-54 is displayed, indicating that OS installation is complete.

    Enter the user name root and password entered during OS installation, and press Enter. The OS desktop is displayed after login.

    Figure 5-54 Installation complete

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