[rescue] Sun's new policy sucks...
mike at redhairy1.demon.co.uk
Fri Apr 8 09:46:32 CDT 2005
On Fri, 8 Apr 2005 11:26:36 +0000 (UTC), Peter Corlett wrote:
> What is the difference between Solaris zones, and Linux's vserver or
> FreeBSD's jails? I'm buggered if I can see any once the marketing puff
> is stripped off.
Probably not a huge difference ... possibly zone's are a little easier
to use than jails (I hate spelling it that way). I dare say there are
minor differences between them (although I could be missing something),
but the biggest difference is "Solaris".
My boss would have a fit if I installed Linux or BSD on our 6900's (hmm
... that sounds like fun), so I'm kind of stuck with Solaris there. And
Vendor O would fall about laughing at the idea of supporting their
products in an BSD jail (or a Linux vserver on a 6900), but will soon
enough (some parts already are) support stuff in a zone.
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