NexentaOS ('elatte') Alpha 2 is now available! The following are the Alpha 2 highlights: new installer (auto-partitioning, InstallCD upgrade, network interface configuration); two new desktop managers, in addition to GNOME; Wi-Fi drivers (802.11 drivers for Intel Centrino, Atheros, Prism chipsets); full support for removable drives; complete Mono platform; Java Runtime Environment; more audio drivers; OpenSolaris build #30, non-DEBUG kernel.
About Download NexentaOS Alpha 2
Here you can download Nexenta CD and DVD images and burn them yourself using your CD/DVD writer. Alternatively, you can run them in [WWW] VMware or [WWW] QEMU. But before you do so - here's a BIG question, and this is the question of
The Future of NexentaOS
The team behind NexentaOS is committed to deliver the first open source distribution that combines the best of Linux and Solaris. We'll do everything possible to run the NexentaOS project through its alpha and beta stages, and to release the first ever GNU/OpenSolaris distribution in just a few months. And You could help us!
All NexentaOS sponsors will have their company logo prominently displayed on the Sponsors page. Terms and details of Gold, Silver, and Bronze level sponsors will be handled on a case by case basis.
NexentaOS (elatte) Alpha 2 is now available! Please visit Getting Started for a quick tour, screenshots, and installation instructions.
Total number of fixed bugs and added features: 84. The complete list resulting from querying Nexenta Bug Tracking System (NBTS) for "Alpha 2.
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