OpenSolaris 2008.05 (build 91) AMI provided by Sun Microsystems, Inc.

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OpenSolaris 2008.05 (build 91) 32-bit AMI is a base installation of OpenSolaris 2008.05 with packages updated to build 91. This AMI is provided by Sun Microsystems and requires registration.


Submitted By: nextgenec2
US East AMI ID: 41e70328
AMI Manifest: sun-osol/2008.05_32_2.0.img.manifest.xml
Operating System: Linux/Unix
Created On: August 21, 2008 3:36 AM GMT
Last Updated: March 31, 2009 11:30 PM GMT


It comes with pre-installed packages and tools necessary to get started with using OpenSolaris on Amazon EC2. You can obtain more details about the OpenSolaris project at

OpenSolaris 2008.05 distribution is based on the new packaging system introduced by OpenSolaris project called Image packaging system (IPS). Developers can download additional software from repository. The root file system is ZFS in this AMI.

The "OpenSolaris on Amazon EC2 Getting Started Guide" is located at:


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