Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 18th Oct 2006 17:04 UTC, submitted by erast
Sun Solaris, OpenSolaris The sixth development release of the OpenSolaris-based, desktop-oriented Nexenta OS has been released: "Nexenta OS Alpha 6 is now available. Release Highlights: Nexenta Zones - opens the possibility to create custom zones and pre-install with selected software; integrated BrandZ - allows running Linux userland; SVR4 packaging - to install native Solaris packages (missing drivers, etc.); OpenSolaris build 50, with numerous kernel fixes and features."
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Very impressive
by ormandj on Wed 18th Oct 2006 18:16 UTC
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Great job, people of Nexenta! I used Debian waaaaay back when, and recently switched from FBSD to Solaris. I can only hope some of the hard work you guys are putting into package management/ease of use rubs off on Sun. ;)

Keep up the great work, it's very impressive to see how far you've come in such a short time!

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