Mount CD / ISO Repository

if you have an ISO Repository or nfs server on your XenServer, you can allow Clients to mount ISOs from this Repository as CD Drives . to do that Just put the Exact name of the ISO Repository on your Xenica configs :

whmcs > addons > Xenica > configurations Tab :

Create Local ISO Repository on your XenServer

login to your XenServer via ssh.

1. Create the directory “/var/opt/xen/iso_library/”

mkdir -p /var/opt/xen/iso_library

2. Create the ISO storage repository with the following command

xe sr-create name-label ="ISO Repository" type=iso device-config:location=/var/opt/xen/iso_library/ device-config:legacy_mode=true content-type=iso

3. Transfer your ISO image in /var/opt/xen/iso_library/ with wget or FTP.

4. Login in Citrix XenCenter and you will now see the new repository. Press Rescan to refresh the images inside.


you can find more useful informations here :

  • iso_repository.txt
  • Last modified: 2018/05/31 21:15
  • by orwah