[rescue] Anybody working with Solaris 11.4 VirtualBox VM?
jjhudak at gmail.com
Sat Sep 11 23:17:44 CDT 2021
Slightly OT, thanks for pointing out SmartOS. I didn't know about it, took
a look and it seems *really* neat. I like that containers are fully
On Sat, Sep 11, 2021 at 11:48 PM Dave McGuire <mcguire at neurotica.com> wrote:
> On September 11, 2021 9:30:34 PM Lionel Peterson <lionel4287 at gmail.com>
> > Poking around, I came across this website:
> > https://www.sysprobs.com/install-solaris-virtualbox
> > It's nothing profound, but it details running the latest (11.4, is that
> > latest?) Solaris as a VM on a win/Mac/linux PC - is anyone running such
> > environment? I'm going to play around with it, anyone got any
> > look out for?
> > I may decide to run an install on bare x86 hardware, anyone doing that?
> > Finally, for giggles, I may drop it on a static IP address I have for
> > access, are these images reasonably up-to-date as far as patches/updates,
> > should I not attempt it?
> This isn't an answer to your question, but I have to say that I am 100%
> on SmartOS now. I moved to it about 1.5yrs ago, and though it's way of
> things took some getting used to, I find it to be just an incredible
> for VM hosting and getting real work done. It is, IMO, as modern and
> fantastic as Solaris gets.
> Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
> New Kensington, PA
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