Why we required to Mount LiveCD ISO
In some cases we need to mount liveCD. Suppose you are working on live server and by mistake you deleted some of OS file or due to any reason unable to boot server. In this case you can mount liveCD of that OS and access server. Here we will discuss about Microhost Cloud server.
(i) Download LiveCD ISO on microhost cloud platform using feature “ISO”
(ii) In ISO section you will get three option
"Datacenter,Downlaod URL of your LiveCD iso and Name"
Step:- 2. Attach
liveCD on server using iDRAC or physically or from the Microhost platform and boot server from LiveCD.
Step:- 3. Goto Microhost cloud server console on which server we have attached LiveCD and select option “
Start CentOS Linux 7 Live“.
Configure network on server using
command line or GUI.
Step:- 5. Now you need to open terminal on
liveCD GUI and
reset the password of liveruser.
sudo passwd liveuser
Step:- 6. Enable and start
sshd service from below command.
sudo systemctl start sshd
Step:- 7. Now you can access the server using ssh from user liveuser.
Step:- 8. Mount your server
liveCD using below command.
sudo mount /dev/vda1 /mnt
Step:- 9. Now goto liveuser
/usr directory and copy the data of
/usr or directory which deleted or corrupted of your server.
sudo cp -r * /mnt/usr/
Step:- 10. Poweroff and disattached or unmount liveCD from server.
Now you can access your server using ssh from any system or desktop.