Adding ext2 / ext3 disk mounting support to OpenSolaris

Coming from a Linux background I was somewhat surprised that i could not mount ext2/3 disk in OpenSolaris. However, this is easily resolved by installing the following two packages.

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Creating a ZFS Root Mirror in OpenSolaris

Unfortunately OpenSolaris doesn’t (or didn’t at the time of installing) provide a way of creating a root mirror when installing. So after completing your initial installation you have to manually create this.

Being a newcomer to Solaris/OpenSolaris I did a little searching and have put together a quick howto tutorial for creating a ZFS root . . . → Read More: Creating a ZFS Root Mirror in OpenSolaris