OpenIndiana user survey 2016

I would like to ask all the community members and developers to complete a short OpenIndiana survey form located at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1k2LNzxQxGdUZ7joL_tI3Aid_fzTGPxSDEAp83PbCmus.  This will give us answers to several questions and the information will help us improve OpenIndiana. Completing this form should not take more than 15 minutes and will help Read More …

REQUIRED_PACKAGES in oi-userland

I just merged PR, which brings REQUIRED_PACKAGES feature from userland-gate. This allows specifying and installing build time dependencies. It introduces following targets: gmake REQUIRED_PACKAGES – this target will modify component Makefile, so it contains autogenerated REQUIRED_PACKAGES. REQUIRED_PACKAGES is not 100% and manual check has to be done in some cases. Read More …

Go 1.6.2 now available

The Go programming language version 1.6.2 was added to oi-userland, based on solaris-userland’s component and porting efforts, and is now available for download from the Hipster repository. The current package contains a vanilla installation which means that no additional Go package is provided: these can be contributed or added if Read More …