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Consul with SMF on Solaris

Whilst setting up consul on SmartOS I noticed the packages distributed through pkgsrc were lagging behind a bit and the upstream "distribution" contains only the consul binary.

Running consul …




Ansible modules for SmartOS imgadm and vmadm

As mentioned in an earlier post I'd been working on two new Ansible modules; for imgadm(1M) and vmadm(1M). So here I want to demonstrate these new modules which …




Running Ansible in the SmartOS global zone

None of the machines I currently run SmartOS on are big enough to run SDC/Triton, so I looked at Rundeck for creating zone definitions. and provisioning new zones …




Setting up a SmartOS image server

Recently I've found myself in need of having a local SmartOS image server; while Joyent has a datacenter in Amsterdam, it seems that images are still pulled from the …




Docker on SmartOS, the harder way

SmartOS supports running Docker containers through Triton (SmartDataCenter). However I don't have an entire datacenter at my disposal and the recommended specs for Triton are a bit more than …