Update to the OpenSolaris 2008.11 final release

by Amit

If you have been running any of the pre-release versions (RC1 or earlier) of OpenSolaris 2008.11, updating yourself to the final release is easy: (Please refer this link for more information)

$pfexec pkg image-update

I was running RC1 and so it d/led around 225 MBs of stuff and a new boot environment was created for me. You will get a new GRUB entry called opensolaris-1, which you can boot into on restart.

The desktop looks awesomely attractive: