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Subject: Solaris 9 Out For Beta Testing
News definately for those who are into the whole *NIX alternative of operating systems. Sun is making available a beta release of it's upcoming Solaris 9 Operating System for testing. New updates to the system include:
We now return you to your regular scheduled program.
Live Upgrade, which lets an administrator install the new operating system onto an unused portion of a storage system then reboot the server to the new version. If it doesn't work right, the administrator can boot back to the older version. Detailed control over computing resources. The new Solaris improves how software processes can share CPUs. It also lets administrators monitor or change how resources are being used. Support for the latest version 5 of the Kerberos authentication system. The ability to write data or audio CDs. The ability to install only a minimum set of Solaris features.