[OpenIndiana-discuss] Latest OI/Illumnos build

Stephen S. Jones sjones3 at citadel.edu
Tue Mar 18 21:10:23 UTC 2014

For using openindiana as a desktop machine, use the link at ...
... which is the live DVD.  (or live USB, for that matter)

This link is version 151a8.  You will then want to update it immediately to 151a9 using the packagemanager gui or # pkg update in the command line.

The only branch to use for production is the "dev" branch.  Do not use hipster as your first and only OI installation.  Only work with hipster on an experimental installation and after you read the risks at ...

Stephen Stanford Jones
Chemistry Department, The Citadel
sjones3 at citadel.edu
From: Harry Putnam [reader at newsguy.com]
Sent: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 16:26
To: openindiana-discuss at openindiana.org
Subject: [OpenIndiana-discuss] Latest OI/Illumnos build

For someone wanting to install OI, what is recommended for new
installs in the way of live cd or install media etc?

Is it a time one might switch to hipster.  I know nothing about
hipster? Only to have seen it mentioned as newish.

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