Silver Peak

Versions this guide is based on:

EVE Image Name Downloaded image Version vCPU RAM HDD Format Console Interfaces
silverorch-8.7.0 Orchestrator-8.7.0.ova 8.7.0 4 4096 hda vnc x1 virtio
silveredge-8.1.9.6 ECV-8.1.9.6_76564.ova 8.1.9.6 2 4096 hda telnet x4 virtio
Instructions
Other versions should also be supported following bellow’s procedure.

This how to is tested for image versions Silver Peak Orchestrator 8.7.0 and Siver Peak Unity EdgeConnect 8.1.9.6

Silver Peak Orchestrator image

1. SSH to EVE and login as root, from cli and create image directory:

mkdir /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/silverorch-8.7.0

2. Upload the Orchestrator-8.7.0.ova image to the EVE /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/silverorch-8.7.0/ using, for example, FileZilla or WinSCP.

3. From cli go to created directory:

cd /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/silverorch-8.7.0/

4. Untar uploaded OVA image to obtain vmdk source file

tar xvf Orchestrator-8.7.0.ova

5. Covert source file Orchestrator-8.7.0-disk.vmdk to hda.qcow2:

qemu-img convert -f vmdk -O qcow2 Orchestrator-8.7.0-disk.vmdk hda.qcow2
6. Remove source files:
rm Orchestrator-8.7.0.ova Orchestrator-8.7.0-disk.vmdk Orchestrator-8.7.0.mf Orchestrator-8.7.0.ovf
7. Fix permissions
/opt/unetlab/wrappers/unl_wrapper -a fixpermissions

 

Silver Peak Unity EdgeConnect image

1. SSH to EVE and login as root, from cli and create image directory:

mkdir /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/silveredge-8.1.9.6

2. Upload the ECV-8.1.9.6_76564.ova image to the EVE /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/silveredge-8.1.9.6/ using, for example, FileZilla or WinSCP.

3. From cli go to created directory:

cd /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/silveredge-8.1.9.6/

4. Untar uploaded OVA image to obtain vmdk source file

tar xvf ECV-8.1.9.6_76564.ova

5. Covert source file ECV-8.1.9.6_76564.vmdk to hda.qcow2:

qemu-img convert -f vmdk -O qcow2 ECV-8.1.9.6_76564.vmdk hda.qcow2
6. Remove source files:
rm ECV-8.1.9.6_76564.ova ECV-8.1.9.6_76564.vmdk ECV-8.1.9.6_76564.mf ECV-8.1.9.6_76564.ovf
7. Fix permissions
/opt/unetlab/wrappers/unl_wrapper -a fixpermissions