Re: [zones-discuss] Package minimization question

2008-12-23 Thread Christine Tran
My apologies for being late replying. I've thought of posting the cluster I use but it seems that everyone has has a special build particular to their needs.For example, most people would not use kerberos, but it's in rnet. You could make a case for SUNWbip, SUNWrcmdc, NTP ... how much do you

[zones-discuss] Package minimization question

2008-12-12 Thread Christine Tran
Cross-posted, pardon me for duplicates. I'm building a system starting with SUNWCrnet, it needs zones and TX. Using the fine Solaris Package Companion tool, I'm down to the following: [C] SUNWCzoneXXSolaris Zones [P] SUNWzoner PASSEDSolaris Zones (Root)

Re: [zones-discuss] Package minimization question

2008-12-12 Thread Glenn Faden
Christine, From the package list I assume you are running Solaris 10, not OpenSolaris. I suppose you can leave out the X11-related packages, but it isn't a valid assumption that a headless system doesn't need these packages. X11 applications can be remotely displayed using X protocol, or via

Re: [zones-discuss] Package minimization question

2008-12-12 Thread Alan Coopersmith
Christine Tran wrote: Cross-posted, pardon me for duplicates. I'm building a system starting with SUNWCrnet, it needs zones and TX. x [P] SUNWj5rt JDK 5.0 Runtime Env. (1.5.0_14) [...] I wonder if the X Window, Motif, CDE and Text Layout is *really* necessary. I don't have a