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May the source be with you, but remember the KISS principle ;-)
Bigger doesn't imply better. Bigger often is a sign of obesity, of lost control, of overcomplexity, of cancerous cells
[Nov 11, 2000] Sun Dot-Com Builder Homepage
[Oct 19, 2000] Solaris All-Stars: Duane Gran
[Aug 22, 2000] Sun Announces Free Network river Porting Kit
On August 22 Sun Microsystems announced the Solaris[tm] Operating Environment (IA Platform Edition) Network Driver Porting Kit for Linux Drivers. It provides scripts and guidelines that help developers convert Linux PCI-based network driver source into a form that will compile on the IA Platform Edition of the Solaris Operating Environment, yielding a binary driver.
Setting up DHCP and NAT on SPARC Solaris
Submitted by <Rich Teer> on Wednesday at
Seeing the x86 @Home article prompted me to tell readers about two articles I have written. The first is about setting up DHCP, and the second is about setting up NAT, using Darren Reed's IPFilter. I've used them on SPARC Solaris 7 (they should work OK on x86), but I've not tried them on Solaris 8 yet. Enjoy!
Linux Newbie article discusses how to setup Solaris x86 on a cable modem with the @home network.
Comparing swap space
The Solaris kernel allows for the allocation of anonymous memory without the reservation physical swap space, meaning that under some circumstances a system can run with little or no swap.
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Solaris 8 includes package SUNWpdas -- PDA Synchronization for Solaris[Feb 20, 2000]
The product also comes with a Solaris companion CD which includes many utilities, namely gcc 2.95.2. They are unsupported by Sun.
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