Install Solaris 11


This article presents how to install Solaris 11 on Oracle virtual box.

Software used. It’s available on OTN:

  • Oracle Solaris 11 64 bit(about 966MB) – sol-11_1-live-x86.iso
  • Oracle virtual box – just install latest release

Create virtual machine with default settings for Solaris 64 bit. 2GB ram and 64G for disk is enough to run Solaris 11 64-bit. Rest of options you can keep default.


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