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This page is intended to provide answers to frequently-asked questions about using OpenIndiana. Answers regarding what OpenIndiana is and its place in the world belong in the regular FAQ.
The root password is immediately expired after installation and you will need to choose a new one. To do this:
You should be able to login/authenticate as root now.
Note that this does not allow root to login via ssh.
Current release of VirtualBox 3.2.10 gives an error at install time which means you will not get USB support. The workaround is to unpack the package and modify it before installing:
That's it and hopefully will get fixed in a later release.
1. Open a terminal
2. Execute "su -" and enter the root password
3. Execute "svccfg -s mysql:version_51 setprop mysql/enable_64bit=true"
4. Execute "svcadm refresh mysql:version_51"
5. Execute "svcadm restart mysql:version_51"