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How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

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How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

You can follow this guide:

Create a virtual machine for the head node349

Install a Bright 7.0 head node124

Install a Bright 7.0 compute node582

Create a virtual machine for the head node

Open the “Virtual Machine Library” and click on “New...” to create a New Virtual Machine.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Choose “Install from disc or image” and click the “Continue” button.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Choose “Use another disc or disc image..”, navigate to the location of the Bright ISO image, then click the “Continue” button.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?
How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Choose “Other” as the guest operating system, and “Other (64-bit)” as the version.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Click on “Customize Settings”.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Write the VM name and location, according to your own preferences.

Click “Save” button and a new window with “VM Settings” will pop-up.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?
How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Click on “Processors & Memory” to increase the memory to 2GB, then click the “Show All” button.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Click on “Hard Disk (IDE)”, choose the appropriate disk size, and click on “Apply”.  Then click the “Show All” button.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Click on “Network Adapter”, select “Custom -> Private to my Mac” and click “Show All”.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Click on “Add Device..”, select “Network Adapter” and click “Add...”

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?
How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Choose “Bridged Networking -> Autodetect” for this adapter and click on “Show All”.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Close the window with “VM Settings” to create the VM.

Install A Bright 7.0 head node

Power on the “Bright 7.0” virtual machine and select the “Install Bright Cluster Manager”option.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?
How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Once the installer starts, the installation of the head node can continue, as described in the Bright 7.0 Installation Manual (section 3.3).

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Install Bright 7.0 Compute Node

A new virtual machine can be created in the same way that the head node was created, except that:

No Bright ISO image needs to be connected to the CD/DVD Device.

only one network adapter needs to be connected, as “VM Internal Network”.

the boot order needs to be re-configured to start with Network (PXE).

In the “Installation Method Windows” select “More options…”, then choose “Create a custom Virtual machine” and click “Continue”. 

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?
How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Click on “Network Adapter”, select “Custom -> Private to my Mac” and click “Show All” button.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Click on “Startup Disk”, select “Network Adapter Host Only” and “Show All” button.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?

Start the Virtual Machine. The node should start PXE booting from the head node.

How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?
How do I install Bright under VMWare Fusion?