#openindiana Articles

  • 2012-03-01
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OpenIndiana + PostgreSQL + dCache

This is a test for installing openindiana and set up a working dCache test-vm. dCache is a storage element of the Grid (scientific computing). OI == OpenIndiana. Kind of like opensolaris with an Illumos kernel, not the sun/oracle kernel. With https://www.guldmyr.com/esxi-vmware-workstation/ as a base for how …

  • 2012-02-18
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ESXi + VMWare Workstation + OpenIndiana

Before Register and download ESXi here https://www.vmware.com/tryvmware/ Free license can be found there as well. Get ESXi and the vSphere Client. Get an OS to install in a VM (I chose openindiana). Install ESXi in VMWare Workstation 8. 40G disk, 4GB RAM, 2 cores, enable Virtualization …

  • 2011-11-22
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Install Open Solaris in VMWare Workstation

Trying out osol-dev-134-x86.iso in vmware workstation. You can download it from here: (genunix.org doesn't work anymore - here is another place: http://okcosug.org/. Update 201308 this also broke. You can now use http://virtualboxes.org/images/opensolaris/) Host OS: Core i7 with Windows x64. 1 core and 1300MB …