Add Virtual Optical Media to LPAR with desired OS ISO image
To add a virtual CD/DVD (Optical Media) to LPAR using ISO image uploaded to library (See Uploading a new OS ISO to VIOS Library ) use:
- Login into vHMC
- Go to LPAR created in above steps
- Go to "Virtual Storage"
- Go to "Virtual Optical Device"
- Click on "Add Virtual Optical Device"
- Give approprite Device Name (eg cd1), Select the VIOS Server, click ok.
- Select the virtual optical device created just now and from Action menu select "Load" option
- Select the desired Library file and click ok. (eg Suse12SP4)
- The system shows mediafile associated with the CD drive.