VMware Workstation Player

The following procedure describes how to run the PMM Server appliance using VMware Workstation Player:

  1. Download the OVA. The latest version is available at the Download Percona Monitoring and Management site.

  2. Import the appliance.

    1. Open the File menu and click Open.

    2. Specify the path to the OVA and click Continue.


      You may get an error indicating that import failed. Simply click Retry and import should succeed.

  3. Configure network settings to make the appliance accessible from other hosts in your network.

    If you are running the applianoce on a host with properly configured network settings, select Bridged in the Network connection section of the appliance settings.

  4. Start the PMM Server appliance and set the root password (required on the first login)

    If it was assigned an IP address on the network by DHCP, the URL for accessing PMM will be printed in the console window.

  5. Set the root password as described in the section

See also

Using PMM Server as a virtual appliance
PMM Server as a Virtual Appliance
Setting the root password
How to set the root password when PMM Server is installed as a virtual appliance

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