How can I add a VyOS ISO as a custom image?

Posted January 19, 2020 1.6k views
Custom Images

I have a VyOS ISO that I am trying to upload as a Custom Image.

I have tried various file conversion tools to change it to an acceptable file type but none have been successful. Has anyone had any success with these conversions and are willing to share the tool you used. Once again this is an ISO that needs to be converted to a DOcean accepted file type.

Thanks in advance!

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According to the official documentation ISO images are not currently supported, but DigitalOcean are considering ISO support in the future.

In the interim, if you have an ISO image you want to use, you can create a new image using your VM software of choice and save it again in a supported format. For a detailed walkthrough, see How to Create a DigitalOcean Droplet from an Ubuntu ISO Format Image.

Hope that this helps!

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