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  1. Packaging 
  2. Repos 
  3. Unofficial Extras 
  4. How-to's 

Packaging #

See GeneralAdministration#ConfigurePublishers for how to manage repositories.

OmniOS takes a "layer cake" approach to packaging. The core OS contains the packages needed to build the OS, plus a few small frills (more shells, tmux/screen, etc.) Users are encouraged to either create their own package repos for additional software they want to run (and where they like it to be installed) or use repos published by other users.

Maintainers of add-on repos are encouraged to share their work with the community. If you wish to have your repo listed here, please speak up on the mailing list or IRC.

Repos #

URL Publisher Build Scripts Notes omnios r151022 Core OS components (current LTS and Stable) omnios master Core OS components (unstable)

Unofficial Extras #

URL Publisher Maintainer Build Scripts Notes Sergey Ivanov OmniTI omniti-ms Non-core packages used in OmniTI's managed services environments Signed packages; see the instructions
DEPRECATED Jorge Schrauwen omnios-build-blackdot source still available on github OmniTI omnios-build-perl Perl module dists designed to work with omniti/runtime/perl Benjamin Grogg uulm.mawi Steffen Kram stefri/omnios-build localhostomnios SFE Community Open for contribution SysV packages (see notes) OpenCSW This is a collection of SysV packages (i.e. for use with the old pkgadd(1M) command)

Note that and hold packages built specifically for OmniTI's own use. While there is nothing secret or astonishing therein, non-OmniTI users may wish to see the template branch which may be used as the basis to build one's own packages.

How-to's #

Creating IPS Repositories - Everything Lives in a Repo so here is how to create one.
Populating IPS Repositories - How to get all those wonderful packages into our repos.
PackagingForOmniOS - How to create packages to put in the repos you've set up above FetchIPSFilesWithoutPkg - Fetching files from an IPS repo without pkg(1)