Originally Published: Friday, 19 November 1999 Author: Mike Chan
Published to: news_learn_firststep/Firststep News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

How to make Linux/Solaris Dual Boot on your UltraSparc

Sun in recent months has joined some Linux groups, and announced full support of Linux on Sun hardware. For those who have been experimental and launced Linux onto a Sun box, here's a quickie to show you how to dual boot Solaris and Linux on a Sun Box. If you look around the site, you can find tools for creating linux/solaris apps that are compatible across OSes. 'lxrun' which allows you to run linux apps in solaris are also there.