- Python 2.6 or 2.7 has been installed
- python-setuptools has been installed
- Log into the Linux VM.
- Create a temporary folder and mount the content of the CD in the temporary folder.
$ sudo mount /dev/sr0 /mnt
- Run the install_ngt.py script.
$ sudo /mnt/installer/linux/install_ngt.py
After the installation finishes, Nutanix guest agents are installed on the VM and you can use the NGT features (cross-hypervisor disaster recovery, application-consistent snapshots with VSS on AHV, or in-place hypervisor conversion from ESXi to AHV).