[SATLUG] OpenSolaris on VirtualBox
Ernest De Leon
edeleonjr at gmail.com
Tue Apr 15 11:10:15 CDT 2008
I have been playing around with virtual box to see how it compares with
vmware (which is what I have been using for a long time now) and I like it.
At the LUGRadio convention this past weekend, SUN was handing out Developer
Previews of their OpenSolaris desktop distro, and I can't seem to get it
installed in virtual box. It is supposed to be based off of Solaris 10, so
perhaps someone has more experience with that product.
As an aside, I was surprised to see SUN and FreeBSD both in attendance with
new custom rolled desktop distributions based on Unix. I had to smile.
Ernest de Leon
"They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety
deserve neither liberty nor safety." - A common 18th Century sentiment
voiced by Benjamin Franklin
"A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his
government." - Edward Abbey
"All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing." -
Edmund Burke, English statesman and political philosopher (1729-1797)
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