Installing Linux for z Systems on zPDT: A Short Cookbook

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 29 February 2016

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ISBN-10: 0738441546
ISBN-13: 9780738441542
IBM Form #: SG24-8330-00
(68 pages)

Authors: Bill Ogden

Abstract

This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes the basic installation processes of Linux for z Systems™ on an IBM zPDT® base. It is intended for readers who are not familiar with IBM z Systems or with the zPDT product. This book assume the reader is familiar with Linux on Intel-compatible platforms.

This book provides basic introductions to necessary z Systems and zPDT topics, and proceeds in a cookbook manner. This book is not intended for readers who are already familiar with these topics.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Base installation
Chapter 3. Linux for z Systems (SUSE)
Chapter 4. Linux for z Systems (Red Hat)
Chapter 5. General topics

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