Versions this guide is based on:

EVE Image Name Downloaded Filename Version vCPUs vRAM
prime-PI-VA-3.2.0.0.258 PI-VA-3.2.0.0.258.ova 3.2.0.0.258 4 12288

Other versions should also be supported following bellow's procedure.

 

Upload the downloaded image to the EVE using for example FileZilla or WinSCP. Then login as root using SSH protocol and uncompress it:

mkdir /root/tmp
cd /root/tmp
tar xf PI-VA-3.2.0.0.258.ova

Then convert the disk to the qcow2 format:

/opt/qemu/bin/qemu-img convert -f vmdk -O qcow2 PI-VA-3.2.0.0.258_SIGNED-disk1.vmdk virtioa.qcow2

Create the folder for HDD image and move it:

mkdir -p /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/prime-PI-VA-3.2.0.0.258
mv virtioa.qcow2 /opt/unetlab/addons/qemu/prime-PI-VA-3.2.0.0.258

Clean and fix permissions:

cd /root
rm -rf tmp
/opt/unetlab/wrappers/unl_wrapper -a fixpermissions

Start Node and follow setup