Archive for December, 2008

Updating zones on OpenSolaris 2008.11 using detach/attach

In my last post I talked a bit about the new way that software and dataset management works for zones on the 2008.11 release. One of the features that is still under development is to provide a way to automatically keep the non-global zones in sync with the global zone when you do a ‘pkg [...]

Posted on December 23, 2008 at 9:59 am by jerry · Permalink · Leave a comment
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zones on OpenSolaris 2008.11

The OpenSolaris 2008.11 release just came out and we’ve made some significant changes in the way that zones are installed on this release. The motivation for these changes are so that we can eventually have software management operations using IPS work in a non-global zone much the same way as they work in the global [...]

Posted on December 10, 2008 at 9:14 am by jerry · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Solaris