Importing the image
To import the image:
- Go to Compute > Custom Images. Click Import Image.
- In the Import Image dialog, complete the fields. In the OBJECT STORAGE URL field, enter the URL link obtained in Obtaining the deployment image file and placing it in your bucket and place it in your bucket.
- Under IMAGE TYPE, select QCOW2.
- Under LAUNCH MODE, select PARAVIRTUALIZED MODE or EMULATED MODE. Native mode is not supported. Paravirtualized mode (PV) became available on OCI in November 2018.
- You have now imported the image. Wait until the IMPORTING... status changes to AVAILABLE.