Common problems and solutions for Open Solaris.
Open Source software
Software released with its underlying source code
Sine Nomine Associates provides support for applications which run on the Open Solaris operating system, or Syn SPARC, Intel x86 or ia64, or System z hardware.
The system images for build 95 of OpenSolaris for System z are available for download from http://distribution.sinenomine.net/opensolaris. Three packaging choices are available: VMARC, AWSTAPE and a DVD image.
Future updates will be posted as the project progresses.
Mike Cowlishaw, IBM Fellow, presented "Changing the Way Computers Compute" at the Hillgang user group meeting on 24 April 2008. This presentation explains the need for hardware-accelerated binary decimal formats and the emerging IEEE standards in this area.
Cprof is a multi-threaded profile for applications written in the C programming language. This document explains how to use Cprof to improve performance of your application.
Sine Nomine Associates is pleased to announce the availability of a BETA TEST version of SysVInit for VM, a utility package that brings UNIX-like startup scripting to the VM operating system.
Version 0.5 of SysVInit for z/VM and VM/ESA has been released.