How-to: Ubuntu 14/16/18 Prep for Run in GCP/AWS/Azure
An Ubuntu 14/16 virtual machine that is built and maintained on VMware platform will require certain adaptation done in order to be migrated using Velostrata.
- Login to the Ubuntu 14 virtual machine with with sudo privileged access.
- Install the velostrata-prep package (download from: http://tiny.cc/velos-v3-ubuntu)
sudo dkpg -i velostrata-prep-VERSION.deb
sudo dkpg -i velostrata-prep-1.8-12.deb
- Install all required/missing pre-requisites for the velostrata-prep package.
sudo apt-get install -f -y
NOTE: No reboot is required after the Velostrata package is installed.
NOTE: If the installation is unsuccessful or if there are any warnings during the installation, ensure that you address them prior to the run-in-cloud operation.