Call for testing: gcc 6.4.0-built repository available

Hi everyone, we are happy to announce that a repository containing all the oi-userland packages built with gcc 6.4.0 is now available for testing. The repository is located at: http://pkg.openindiana.org/gcc-6/ It is synchronized with the latest oi-userland bits and contains some minor updates. While these packages have been tested for Read More …

Virtualbox video driver compatible with Xorg 1.19.5 available

We just merged a pull-request to provide the Xorg driver for Virtualbox compatible with Xorg 1.19 since the official Guest Additions only supports Xorg up to 1.18 for illumos distributions. The driver was compiled from the VirtualBox 5.2.0 source.   The package x11/server/xorg/driver/xorg-video-vboxvideo is now available in the repository. It Read More …

illumos-gate debug variant is now available

OpenIndiana illumos-gate provides new debug.illumos variant. This allows DEBUG kernel modules to be installed that match the non-DEBUG kernel modules’ functionality. This variant defaults to false. To use it: root@openindiana:/root# beadm listBE            Active Mountpoint     Space Policy Createdopenindiana   –      –              9.50M static 2016-06-16 11:37openindiana-1 –      –              1.10G static 2016-08-31 15:58openindiana-2 NR     Read More …