[rescue] OS recommendations for Sun Fire V210

Joshua D. Boyd jdboyd at jdboyd.net
Tue Jun 29 15:27:13 CDT 2010

On 06/29/2010 10:49 AM, John Floren wrote:
> It looks like I'll be buying a Sun Fire V210 this afternoon; two
> 1.34GHz processors, 4 GB of RAM for $50, plus a 300 GB hard drive I
> picked up from a friend. At the price there's no way I can resist.
> I'm wondering about your opinions on running Solaris 9 vs Solaris 10
> vs, say, FreeBSD. How would the Oracle takeover affect my use of
> Solaris 10 for personal use, for example?

I would recommend giving OpenSolaris a shot, if you are up to the 
install challenge.

Otherwise. if you give FreeBSD a shot, I'm eager to hear how it goes.

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