How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

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This guide will describes the basic steps of installing Ubuntu Server 14.04 from beginning to end. As already we know, Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS with codenamed “Trusty Tahr” is the newest version operating system for server released by canonical on April 17 2014.

Come with LTS version Ubuntu Server 14.04 will be supported for 5 years by canonical, it also includes few apps such as ( OpenStack 2014.1, Puppet 3, Xen 4.4, Ceph 0.79, Qemu 2.0.0, Open vSwitch 2.0.1, Libvirt 1.2.2, LXC 1.0, MAAS 1.5, Juju 1.18.1, strongSwan, MySQL, Apache 2.4, PHP 5.5) that easily to deploy and orchestrate services in the cloud.

More detail about Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS you can found the full release notes at here

Step by Step Installing Ubuntu Server 14.04 Trusty Tahr

Step 1. First, Download ubuntu server 14.04 lts from ubuntu official site or click the following link to download the Ubuntu Server:

Step 2. After downloaded, burn ISO image of ubuntu server 14.04 into cd or usb flash disk. Set your computer booting from usb flash disk or cd/dvd. the system will boot (start) from the cd/dvd or USB flash drive and it appears.

Select what language you would like to install. I am going to use English language

Ubuntu Server 14.04 language How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 3. Select Install Ubuntu Server

Ubuntu Server 14.04 Install Ubuntu Server How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 4. Select language that used for the installation process, default English

Ubuntu Server 14.04 Select language for Installation How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 5. Select location that will used for time zone and also for example to help select the system locale

Ubuntu Server 14.04 Select Location How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 6. Configure keyboard layout

Ubuntu Server 14.04 Configure the keyboard How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 8. Select country of origin for the keyboard. I am going to use English (US).

Ubuntu Server 14.04 layout of keyboard varies per country How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 9. Select the layout matching the keyboard for your machine. Default English

Ubuntu Server 14.04 select keyboard for machine How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 10. Auto configure network

Ubuntu Server 14.04 loading addtional component How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 11. Set Up users and password : Enter full name or real name for the new user, then select <Continue>

Ubuntu Server 14.04 setup users and passwords How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 12. Set Up users and password : Enter name for your account, then select <Continue>

 

Ubuntu Server 14.04 setup users and passwords 2 How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 13. Set Up users and password : Enter password for the new user

Ubuntu Server 14.04 setup password How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 14. Set Up users and password : Re-enter password for the new user

Ubuntu Server 14.04 re enter password How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 15. Set Up users and password : Answer <Yes> if you want to encrypt home directory. I recommend answer <No> because if your hard driver ever gets corrupted and you need to retrieve information it will be much easier to access it.

Ubuntu Server 14.04 Encrypt Home Directory How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 16. Select your time zone

Ubuntu Server 14.04 time zone How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 17. Partitioning Disks: In this case i will used partitioning methode LVM

Ubuntu Server 14.04 partition disk How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 17. Partitioning Disks: Select Disk to partition

Ubuntu Server 14.04 Partition LVM How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 18. Partitioning Disks: Answer <Yes> to write the change to disk and configure LVM

Ubuntu Server 14.04 configure LVM How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 19. Partitioning Disks: Assign the size/amount of volume group to use for guided patitioning.

Ubuntu Server 14.04 lvm partition 2 How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 20. Partitioning Disks: Answer <Yes> to Write all the change to disk

Ubuntu Server 14.04 end of partition LVM How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 21. Installing the System..

Ubuntu Server 14.04 installing system  How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 22. Configure HTTP Proxy: Select <Continue> unless you are using a proxy, in this case we are not.

Ubuntu Server 14.04 set proxy How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 23. Configure Taskel: Select No automatic updates

Ubuntu Server 14.04 configuring taskel How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 24. Software Selection: Select [*] OpenSSH Server by pressing space key on keyboard, then select continue

Ubuntu Server 14.04 ssh server How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 24. Installing all Software.

Ubuntu Server 14.04 install software How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 25. Answer <YES> to Install the GRUB boot loader on a hardisk

Ubuntu Server 14.04 install boot loader How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Step 25. Installation is Complete, Select <Continue>

Ubuntu Server 14.04 Finishing Installation How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

Ubuntu Server 14.04 Trusty Tahr ready to use..

Ubuntu Server 14.04 is ready How To Install Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr

The following video created by LinuxScoop and is describes basic steps how to installing Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS from begining to end. Original Video found here

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