SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 (SES5) is available for download for the x86_64 and aarch64 platform as two ISO images. Media 1 contains the binary packages and the source code, media 2 the debuginfo packages.
For installation only media 1 is needed.
Adding the SUSE Enterprise Storage 5
You can add the SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 extension to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 (SLES12-SP3) as an add-on product at install time or later.
Note: You need to register SLES12-SP3 + SES5 and apply updates when using the SES5 add-on.
Adding SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 During Installation
To add the SES5 extension while installing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3:
Select the "Include Add-On Products from Separate Media" box on the Installation Mode Screen.
Depending on your installation, you can add the SES5 extension from media 1 or from a remote installation source, such as an FTP server, on the next screen.
Adding the SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 After Installation
To add the SES5 extension after you have already installed SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3:
- Start YaST2
- Go to Software – Add-On Products add media 1 of the SES5 extension or a remote installation source.
You can then either manually select the specific packages you want to install, or choose from the predefined patterns under the Install and Remove Software option. If you don't find a specific package that you need in any of the suggested usage patterns, try the package search. Some packages might not be included in a pattern.
- You can then select the predefined "SUSE Enterprise Storage server packages" pattern to automatically select the recommended packages for the SES extension, or manually choose a different list.