OpenIndiana 151a5

oi_151a_prestable5 AKA oi_151a5 is a bug and security fix release. Yes, that says prestable5, having the prestable number different from the a* number needlessly confused people so hopefully we’re all clear now. This is an ISO release. This release includes the async zfs destroy feature from illumos that comes with Read More …

OpenIndiana 151a1

Next release with small changes, there were a couple of things that got put back to prestable2 as I didn’t want too long between releases. Changes for prestable1 are: update illumos to fc320b2833d3 #2002 patch update Fix sic_team linking #1739 certutil with incomplete runpath SFW fixes and bumps Bump mutt Read More …

Testing KVM

We have put up a test KVM repo for those lucky enough to have Intel VT chipset support. To use this, you’ll need to be on oi_151 beta, which we serve up from the pkg.openindiana.org/dev-il repo. To upgrade from oi_148, simply do: sudo pkg set-publisher -g http://pkg.openindiana.org/dev-il \ -G http://pkg.openindiana.org/dev Read More …

Proposal for our first stable build

A proposal for our first development build has been posted by Alasdair. The proposal is to publish oi_148 to a /release branch and provide a limited set of critical security fixes to a defined set of supported packages. Please do provide feedback on our mailing list openindiana-discuss.