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  • Tutorial

    How To Create an Image of Your Linux Environment and Launch It On DigitalOcean

    DigitalOcean's Custom Images feature allows you to bring your custom Linux and Unix-like virtual disk images from an on-premise environment or another cloud platform to DigitalOcean and use them to start DigitalOcean...
    By Hanif Jetha Custom Images Solutions DigitalOcean Ubuntu 18.04
  • Tutorial

    How to Create a DigitalOcean Droplet from an Ubuntu ISO Format Image

    DigitalOcean's Custom Images feature allows you to bring your virtual disk images from an on-premise environment or another cloud platform to DigitalOcean and use them to start DigitalOcean Droplets. As described in...
    By Hanif Jetha Solutions DigitalOcean Custom Images Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    Private IP is not created for custom image

    I am using the API to spin up a droplet that uses a custom image. I have enabled private ip at the time of creation but no network is created in the droplet. I can see in the DigitalOcean control panel that private ne...
    Accepted Answer: The device itself is properly created ( ens4 ) so the missing piece is likely the integration of the metadata with the interface configuration. This is generally done with cloud-init, which should be aware of using th...
    1 By zboyet Custom Images Networking
  • Question

    Create a pre-installed image for marketplace like Cloudways

    I have just switched from DigitalOcean to Cloudways due too their extremly fast recipe with Varnish + Apache + Nginx ( - and it increased my server by 300% d...
    Accepted Answer: We love big ideas! :) Thanks for sharing this feedback.
    1 By mattiasf Nginx Apache Caching WordPress Custom Images Automated Setups Initial Server Setup One-Click Install Apps Server Optimization
  • Question

    Uploading A Cloud-enabled 3rd Party Custom Image from SolarWinds

    Purchased & received a .ZIP file containing image.MF, image.OVF & image.VMDK files from SolarWinds; it's a threat monitor collector (for the Cloud). These files are sized 241 bytes, 8K and 992MB uncompressed respectiv...
    Accepted Answer: The 100 GB limit for custom images applies to the virtual disk inside the image as well as the file size. For example, this vmdk file is only 5.7G: $ ls -lah debian-9.7.vmdk -rwx------ 1 asb lxd 5.7G Jan 26 19:32 deb...
    1 By doktor1360 Custom Images
  • Question

    Ubuntu 14.04 custom image install error

    Hi, after i uploaded my custom image and made it into a VPS in the installation screen i get this error. "Your installation CD-ROM couldn't be mounted. This probably means that the CD-ROM was not in the drive. if so y...
    1 By tiffanystripe Custom Images Ubuntu
  • Question

    DigitalOcean Rails 4 Site not loading some images

    I'm deploying a site using capistrano to DigitalOcean, and I'm stuck with a problem where some images don't display. I say some, because some do display properly (with the right assets/... URL) while some images in th...
    1 By GabrielLuke Custom Images
  • Question

    Is there any import-path from a Virtualbox image to droplet ?

    A software provider has a VPN-server I would like to host on a server@@DigitalOcean. They only deliver as AWS package or Virtualbox-image. The solution itself is a Ubuntu 18.04 installation with stuff. It seems dumb ...
    1 By alf47415eaa98650fbbc6842d8 Custom Images
  • Question

    Modify marketplace droplet

    Is it possible to take the existing LAMP stack image from the marketplace. modifiy it and save it as a cutom image?
    1 By SamKemp55 Custom Images LAMP Stack
  • Question

    Issue with using a custom FreePBX image and SSH

    I'm just trying to import a custom Freepbx image. It imports fine and when i then go to create a droplet it says i the image won't allow password authentication and to use SSH Keys. As far as i'm aware, FreePBX only u...
    2 By MrNT Custom Images
  • Question

    Can I use an Amazon AWS Machine image to create a droplet

    I am thinking about transferring VM machine assets to Digital Ocean. Can I use an AWS machine image to create a droplet. It would be Ubuntu or Centos based images.
    1 By johnpkotuby Custom Images
  • Question

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

    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 ...
    1 By belshaw12 Custom Images
  • Question

    Help with custom image creation.

    Hello. I would like to know if anyone can point me to a place where I can pay to have a ubuntu custom image created with specific apps and settings I choose. I just simply don't have the time to learn much Linux admin...
    2 By nexlevel Custom Images
  • Question

    Can I run Windows 10 or Windows Server

    I am wanting to see if we can run Windows 10 Pro or Windows Server in a droplet as the program we are using it for does not run in linux
    1 By KricketInternetServ Configuration Management Custom Images
  • Question

    On Prem KVM to Digital Ocean - Cloud-init necessary?

    I'm in the process of migrating my instances hosted in an on-prem KVM host to Digital Ocean. I'm very concerned as these machines have never been in a cloud environment and as such doesn't have cloud-init. I know th...
    0 By firestormv1 Custom Images Debian
  • Question

    Can I import a vmware image to digital ocean and run it as a droplet

    Hi all, I have an Ubuntu image that I am running on my local desktop computer. This image has been created by using vmware player. I want to train a machine learning model using tensorflow. I am running out of ram on ...
    2 By pranavlal Custom Images Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    How to email customers their Droplet information. Using DigitalOcean as a hosting company/SaaS business.

    I am in the process of developing a hosting/SaaS business using DigitalOcean. I already have the Droplet creation done, but now I need the Droplet's root information (username, password, etc) to be emailed to my custo...
    2 By Rainn API Automated Setups Applications Custom Images Deployment Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    How to get signed URL on Digital Oceans Spaces

    Hi all. i am using Digital Ocean Spaces. Could you help me retrieve signed url from your Digital Spaces’s library? I’m using it with NodeJS
    1 By ngoccung DigitalOcean Custom Images Node.js
  • Question

    Problem with Fedora Custom Images

    Created a Fedora 28 image using Packer/Virtualbox for upload as a custom image. Upload completes sucessfully, but when starting a droplet the instance hangs with console message "A start job is running for dev-disk ....
    0 By JimLe621 Fedora Custom Images
  • Question

    Ubuntu 14.04LTS Custom Image : cloud-init 0.7.5

    I've got an Ubuntu 14.04 ESXi VM that I'd like to use as a custom image. The only issue is that its running cloud-init 0.7.5. Is that a deal breaker? I noticed that 0.7.7 is referenced in a few places.
    0 By GBCXDrew Custom Images Ubuntu