Recently I had a DBA at an IOUG event complain that they were unable to install from the Solaris 11.2 ISO. They had seen me demo Openstack a few weeks ago, and wanted to know how to install Solaris 11.2 in a VM.
Make sure to make the drive 100G. And now click create. Virtualbox will take you back to the main screen once the drive is created. We now need to add in the ISO image and boot the system.
To add the ISO, make sure the new virtual machine is selected, and then select settings. This will bring up the setting dialog box. From here we will update a few settings before we kickoff the installer.
Read more OpenSolaris now on Toshiba laptops The laptops will be available in the US from early 2009 and will come with the latest version of OpenSolaris: 2008.11. "Toshiba and Sun are announcing that we're going to pre-configure and optimise OpenSolaris for certain Toshiba models.
Now we will boot the OS and run the Solaris installer. While the VM is highlighted, select Start. GRUB should kick off, and you should soon see the OS probing for devices. I a minute or two, youll be at the first of the Install.
Select the CD icon, You now be prompted to choose a disk. Navigate to where you downloaded the ISO file, and select the text-x86 Solaris installer. Now you should have the ISO mounted. Select OK to go back to the main screen.
Oracle Technology Network Server and Storage Systems Solaris 11. Downloads Overview Technologies Docs Downloads Training Learn More. Partners Oracle Solaris Downloads Installation from CD/DVD or USB Create CDs, DVDs or populate a USB drive with these images.
What is different from before the merger is that Oracle intends to offer support directly to all users. In the past for example, other companies would have provided front-line support. But now Oracle will take on that role and thus keep a direct relationship with.
Read more. Sun, IBM Ink Solaris Distribution Agreement for Servers. While Sun has been testing and certifying that Solaris 10 will run on various X86 and X64 servers from IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, and others, are finding that having Sun or the OpenSolaris community attest to.
For this demo we will make is a 100G VDI drive, to accommodate a future lab. Click Create to make the virtual disk drive. To save some disk space, we will use a dynamic allocated drive.
Documentation Development Sun Studio tools Source Browser Worth reading. The first definitive guide to programming in the Solaris OE by Rich Teer. The book offers comprehensive, practical guidance for systems programmers. Let Sun know.what device drivers you need for your Solaris x86 system: Device drivers.how.
I'm sure that this is going to sound like any other Mac user raving uncontrollably, but since I've gotten my (dual 2ghz) OSX box, I find myself spending less and less time checking out the latest Linux developments, let alone the latest Windows updates (even.
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OSX truly is what I've been looking for all along, I feel. Someone else put it best: OSX allows me to tinker when I want to tinker. But when I need to get work done, it just works, with no tinkering required.