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Fedora 18 (F18) Installation

This article provides a pictorial guide for performing a basic installation of Fedora 18 (F18).

Basic Installation

  1. Boot from the DVD.

    Boot

    The media check will be performed, so it takes a little time for the installer to start.

  2. Select the appropriate language and select the "Set keyboard to default layout for selected language" option, then click the "Continue" button.

    Language

  3. You are presented with the "Installation Summary" screen. You must complete any marked items before you can continue with the installation. Depending on your requirements, you may also want to alter the default settings by clicking on the relevant links.

    Installation Summary

    Click the "Installation Destination" link.

  4. If you are happy to use automatic partitioning of the whole disk, click the "Done" button to return to the previous screen.

    Installation Destination

    If you want to modify the partitioning configuration, click the "Continue" button and work through the partitioning screens.

  5. Once you have completed your alterations to the default configuration, click the "Begin Installation" button.

    Installation Summary

  6. Click the "Root Password" link.

    User Settings

  7. Enter the root password and click the "Done" button.

    Root Password

  8. Wait for the installation to complete. When prompted, click the "Reboot" button.

    User Settings

  9. Click the "Forward" button on the welcome screen.

    Welcome

  10. Click the "Forward" button on the license information screen.

    License Information

  11. Enter the user credentials and click the "Forward" button.

    Create User

  12. Accept the date and time settings by clicking the "Finish" button.

    Date and Time

  13. On the sign-in screen, click on the user you want to log in as.

    Log In

  14. Enter the password and click the "Sign In" button.

    Sign In

  15. You are now presented with the console screen.

    Console

Network Configuration

Customizing Software

SELinux

Firewall

You can install and configure it later if you wish.

SSH

For more information see:

Hope this helps. Regards Tim...

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