Verified Commit 92448cbf authored by Nicolas Froger's avatar Nicolas Froger
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from_home: vm: fix formating and typos



Signed-off-by: Nicolas Froger's avatarNicolas Froger <nico@cri.epita.fr>
parent e431b055
......@@ -16,7 +16,7 @@ Please ensure you are using VirtualBox 6.1 (you can check in
![virt-disabled](assets/vm_error_virt_disabled.png)
You need to enable Vt-x or AMD-V in your BIOS.
You need to enable VT-x or AMD-V in your BIOS.
### Cannot enable nested VT-x/AMD-V without nested-paging
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......@@ -6,15 +6,15 @@
Install [VirtualBox](https://www.virtualbox.org/).
On Linux you can install it with your package manager
([Debian](https://wiki.debian.org/VirtualBox) or
[Arch Linux](https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/VirtualBox)).
([Debian](https://wiki.debian.org/VirtualBox) or [Arch
Linux](https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/VirtualBox)).
### Second step
Download our [VirtualBox appliance](https://static.cri.epita.fr/cri-vm.ova).
Open VirtualBox and go to `File > Import Appliance` and import the file you
just downloaded.
Open VirtualBox and go to `File > Import Appliance` and import the file you just
downloaded.
![appliance](assets/vm_external_1.PNG)
......@@ -32,32 +32,24 @@ You can then click the `Import` button.
### Third step
Inside Virtual Box select your newly created virtual machine and click on
the `Start` button.
Inside VirtualBox select your newly created virtual machine and click on the
`Start` button.
![select](assets/vm_external_5.PNG)
In the familiar PXE menu, choose the `Prepare disk` entry.
Let it boot, a script will run automatically and your VM will shutdown once its
done.
Let it boot, a script will run automatically and your VM will shutdown once it
is done.
![menu](assets/vm_external_6.PNG)
### Fourth step
You can now `Start` your VM again. You can now use the PXE menu as usual to
boot NixOS image.
You can use the `skip-download` image to avoid downloading the image each time.
Be wary that this image may not be up to date and then have bugs. You should re-download
the VM every once in a while to be sure to have all the latest tools and potential bugs fixes.
You will find more information on this in the `cri.news` newsgroup.
You can `Start` your VM again. You can now use the PXE menu as usual to boot
NixOS image.
!!! warning
Be careful ! You should log with `epita` user and no password. Your data is in
`/home/epita`, this directory is kept between reboot, you will not lose files
each time you stop your VM.
Be careful ! You should log in with `epita` user and no password. Your data
is in `/home/epita`, this directory is kept between reboot, you will not
lose files each time you stop your VM.
......@@ -4,17 +4,19 @@
### First step
Install VMWare Workstation : [VMWare Workstation](https://www.vmware.com/products/workstation-player/workstation-player-evaluation.html)
Install VMWare Workstation : [VMWare
Workstation](https://www.vmware.com/products/workstation-player/workstation-player-evaluation.html)
On Linux you can download it with your package manager
([Debian](https://wiki.debian.org/VMware) or [Arch Linux](https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/VMware)).
([Debian](https://wiki.debian.org/VMware) or [Arch
Linux](https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/VMware)).
### Second step
Download our [VMWare appliance](https://static.cri.epita.fr/vmware-cri-vm.zip).
Unzip the folder in an appropriate location (you can use `unzip vmware-cri-vm.zip`).
Unzip the folder in an appropriate location (you can use
`unzip vmware-cri-vm.zip`).
Click on `Open a Virtual Machine`.
![import](assets/vmware.png)
Select the `CRI_VM` folder.
......@@ -37,15 +39,10 @@ done.
### Fourth step
You can now `Start` your VM again. You can now use the PXE menu as usual to
You can `Start` your VM again. You can now use the PXE menu as usual to
boot NixOS image.
You can use the `skip-download` image to avoid downloading the image each time.
Be wary that this image may not be up to date and then have bugs. You should re-download
the VM every once in a while to be sure to have all the latest tools and potential bugs fixes.
You will find more information on this in the `cri.news` newsgroup.
!!! warning
Be careful ! You should log with `epita` user and no password. Your data is in
`/home/epita`, this directory is kept between reboot, you will not lose files
each time you stop your VM.
Be careful ! You should log in with `epita` user and no password. Your data
is in `/home/epita`, this directory is kept between reboot, you will not
lose files each time you stop your VM.
......@@ -3,7 +3,8 @@
## Installation
### First step
For MacOS, install VMWare Fusion : [VMWare Fusion](https://www.vmware.com/go/downloadfusion).
For MacOS, install VMWare Fusion : [VMWare
Fusion](https://www.vmware.com/go/downloadfusion).
### Second step
Download the iso file [ISO](https://static.cri.epita.fr/cri-vm.iso).
......@@ -30,7 +31,7 @@ Go to `Machine Virtuelle` > `Paramètres`.
Then edit `Processeurs et mémoires`.
![import2](assets/macos_configure_2.png)
Put (at least) 4096MB of memory. If you can put more - if you have *enough* RAM
Put (at least) 4096MB of memory. Put more if you can - if you have *enough* RAM
available. (Note that 4GB will probably be the maximum on a 8GB Mac).
![import2](assets/macos_configure_3.png)
......@@ -53,16 +54,11 @@ done.
![ipxemenu](assets/vmware_ipxe.png)
### Fourth step
You can now `Start` your VM again. You can now use the PXE menu as usual to
You can `Start` your VM again. You can now use the PXE menu as usual to
boot NixOS image.
You can use the `skip-download` image to avoid downloading the image each time.
Be wary that this image may not be up to date and then have bugs. You should re-download
the VM every once in a while to be sure to have all the latest tools and potential bugs fixes.
You will find more information on this in the `cri.news` newsgroup.
!!! warning
Be careful! You should log with `epita` user and no password. Your data is
in `/home/epita`, this directory is kept between reboot, you will not lose
files each time you stop your VM.
Be careful! You should log in with `epita` user and no password. Your data
is in `/home/epita`, this directory is kept between reboot, you will not
lose files each time you stop your VM.
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