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Installation of Xen Slave

  1. Update the system before installation: # yum update
  2. As of January 2019, Xen 4.6 has been removed from CentOS 7 due to the product's End-of-Life (EOL). However, CentOS package centos-release-xen still points to (now nonexistent) Xen 4.6 [more info]. To avoid problems during installation, install Xen 4.8 repositories before running the SolusVM installer: # yum install -y centos-release-xen-48
  3. Execute the following commands to install SolusVM Slave: # curl -o && sh 4. Choose Xen Hypervisor option when prompted to choose SolusVM type:


5. After the installation is complete there will be the output as follows:


6. Reboot the server and configure Xen kernel by running the command:

php /usr/local/solusvm/includes/xenkernel.php

7. After installation is finished, disable SELinux on a permanent basis in /etc/selinux/config file.