LinuxQuestions.org > ISOs > OpenIndiana > OpenIndiana 2016.04

LQ ISOs
· Search
· Alphabetical List
· Latest Releases
· Release Notification
· Suggest Additions
 
Search
 
 
Need Help?
· Downloading ISOs
· Burning ISOs
 
Sponsored Links

 
Statistics
Distros: 479
Versions: 3269
Mirrors: 1929
Downloads: 80,875,310
 
LQ Job Board
Information about OpenIndiana 2016.04

OpenIndiana is a continuation of the OpenSolaris operating system. It was conceived during the period of uncertainty following the Oracle takeover of Sun Microsystems, after several months passed with no binary updates made available to the public. The formation proved timely, as Oracle discontinued OpenSolaris soon after in favour of Solaris 11 Express, a binary distribution with a more closed development model to début later this year. OpenIndiana is part of the Illumos Foundation, and provides a true open-source community alternative to Solaris 11 and Solaris 11 Express, with an open development model and full community participation.

The OpenIndiana project, which is a continuation of OpenSolaris, has released a new version of the community-maintained operating system. The new release offers a number of improvements to package management and includes several package updates to such desktop applications as Firefox, Thunderbird and VLC. "New nlipkg zone brand was introduced, which behaves like old ipkg brand (i.e. it doesnt check child and parent images for consistency). Its possible to convert ipkg zone to nlipkg one. To do so, install system/zones/brand/nlipkg, change zones brand to nlipkg and remove /var/pkg/linked inside zone. Closed sysidtool which could be used to set initial system parameters on first boot and initialize zones configuration was replaced with sysding. All other packages from closed admin incorporation were also removed...

Related Links: OpenIndiana Forum, OpenIndiana Reviews, OpenIndiana Screencasts, Official website
Supported Architectures: 386, AMD x86-64
Related Topics: Desktop, Live Media

View mirrors that host:
To suggest another mirror click here.
 

Once you have finished your software download we would appreciate you coming back and rating your chosen mirror by clicking on it's name and choosing an option that reflects your experience. The number beside each mirror below reflects the ratings given by other visitors, the higher the percentage the better the mirror.

Would you like to receive an email when a new version of OpenIndiana is released? If so then click here.

Are you having a problem downloading Linux from LQ ISO? Let us know and we'd be happy to address the issue.



  OI-hipster-gui-20160421sha256sum
ISO 1OI-hipster-gui-20160421.iso
(43 downloads)
9fa8fd06fcd25861d7441581fba8db9dbaa91c39c7428749f679c502a7882dd2
United States
33%  HTTP  OpenIndiana Org -dlc (http) (rate)Download ISO 1
 


OpenIndiana is a continuation of the OpenSolaris operating system. It was conceived during the period of uncertainty following the Oracle takeover of Sun Microsystems, after several months passed with no binary updates made available to the public. The formation proved timely, as Oracle discontinued OpenSolaris soon after in favour of Solaris 11 Express, a binary distribution with a more closed development model to début later this year. OpenIndiana is part of the Illumos Foundation, and provides a true open-source community alternative to Solaris 11 and Solaris 11 Express, with an open development model and full community participation.


Main Menu
· Linux Forums
· Android Forum
· Chrome OS Forum
· Linux HCL
· Linux Tutorials
· Linux Wiki
· Distro Reviews
· Book Reviews
 
Ad




< LinuxQuestions Merchandise >
< LinuxExchange - Open Source Consulting>
< Contact Us - LinuxQuestions.org - Linux Reviews>
< Linux Forum - Linux HCL - Donations - Advertising >

Copyright ©2000 - 2017, LinuxQuestions.org.