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Old 06-30-2011, 11:18 AM   #1
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opensolaris.org down?


What has happened to the site opensolaris.org? I am trying to install binary packages, and can not access them via the packet manager. The entire site has been down for some days, so I can not access the binary packages. What has happened?
 
Old 06-30-2011, 11:30 AM   #2
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It has been discontinued. That was in July'10
Go to
http://openindiana.org/
 
Old 06-30-2011, 12:51 PM   #3
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What?? Has the site opensolaris.org been discontinued?? I did not know.

I can not reach the binary packages via my package manager. How can I install now? Should I repoint my package manager to another repository?
 
Old 06-30-2011, 02:15 PM   #4
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Well, something is still working :
I just installed a package with the 'packagemanager'. ( SUNWgcc ).
And gcc-432 : Updating worked OK.


Open Solaris is discontinued ( By Oracle )
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OpenSolaris

The community fork is named 'OpenIndiana', see post #2.

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Old 06-30-2011, 03:17 PM   #5
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Yes, I know OpenSolaris is discontinued. But I am talking about the web site Opensolaris.org. Is that also discontinued???
 
Old 06-30-2011, 05:29 PM   #6
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opensolaris.org and other services were down due to a technical issue at their datacenter:

http://gnu.wildebeest.org/blog/mjw/2...et-is-offline/
 
  


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