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Monday, 7 May 2012

Using Solaris 11 Live Media in Oracle Virtual Box

This is a step-by-step article for using Oracle Solaris 11 X86 Live Media in Oracle Virtual Box (Vbox).

Steps:

1.  Download Oracle Solaris 11 Live Media
2.  Create virtual machine for using Live Media
3.  Start and configure virtual machine

Step 1: Download Oracle Solaris 11 Live Media

- Download software from Oracle Website

Oracle Solaris 11 11/11 Live Media for x86


The Live Media provides administrators with an opportunity to explore the Oracle Solaris 11 environment without installing it on a system. The system boots off the media directly allowing administrators to start the installer should they choose to install it to a system.

Download Download x86 (821 MB)

-See the First Steps with Oracle Solaris 11 Article for more details

 Step 2: Create virtual machine for using Live Media

- steps for creating virtual machine in Vbox















Step 3: Start and configure virtual machine

- Power ON the virtual  and follow steps










Now Solaris 11 Live media is ready in a virtual machine for exploring. Happy reading :) Thanks. Syed Zaheer

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