How to create Mulitple Solaris Repositories

Solaris 11 repo setup but you want to have your own repo serving up own home grown packages, separate from your main Solaris 11 image repository. Actually I'd like an extra two repo's I want a dev repo that to test my packaging abilities and a "release" one when I'm ready to publish. Mostly becu... Read more...

installing-ruby-1

Installing Ruby 1.9.3 and libyaml on Solaris 11Recent blog entries would indicate I've upgrade to Solaris 11 proper or Solaris 11/11 as it goes by. The upgrade was mostly driven by the fact I need to compile some software and figured I may as well have the most recent version rather than on the... Read more...

Solaris 11 Express upgrade to Solaris 11/11

Solaris 11/11 has been out for some time I've been slow to move. Mostly the Solaris 11 express I run know works well and fits my needs so I have not need to upgrade. However I'm working on some side project and some software is going to need complied, that and I figured I need to keep my hand in... Read more...

Linux kickstart for Solaris Admin's

Linux kickstart for Solaris Admin'sSo sometimes Solaris Admins need to turn their hand at another OS for various reasons, especial in this day and age of mass production of virtual environments. Solaris Admins will be well versed with jumpstart a trie... Read more...

How to use NFS client on Windows 7

So mostly, if you haven't figure that out from reading some of my other stuff, this is a UNIX household Mac OSX , Solaris and some Linux. I stopped using CIFS at home sometime ago it was often painful and had some odd side effects with ACLs on my ZFS file server that I honestly just ca... Read more...