eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: OpenSolaris-Based Distros - Nexenta Integration

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28
 
 
 

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: OpenSolaris-Based Distros

The Belenix LiveCD distribution offers a friendly portal to the latest in OpenSolaris.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: OpenSolaris-Based Distros

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: OpenSolaris-Based Distros - Schillix

When we checked out Schillix 0.1 a year ago, the pioneering OpenSolaris distribution lacked a GUI. The latest release does sport a GUI, but it hasnt progressed much further.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: OpenSolaris-Based Distros - Schillix

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: OpenSolaris-Based Distros - Nexenta

Were big fans of the software management framework from Debian and Ubuntu, so we felt relatively at home in Nexenta.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: OpenSolaris-Based Distros - Nexenta

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: OpenSolaris-Based Distros - Nexenta Integration

Considering the differences between Linux and Solaris, Nextena has made impressive progress toward integrating the Solaris kernel with Ubuntu userland, but much more work remains.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: OpenSolaris-Based Distros - Nexenta Integration

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