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IIIM (Internet/Intranet Input Method Framework) is not delivered by default on GUI image (IBus is shipped instead) and will be removed soon. Installer was reworked to configure XKB for switching keyboard layouts in Mate (when it is installed). US layout is always the default one. Additional layout is selected based on chosen language.

Text installer now can perform basic OpenIndiana installation to existing ZFS pool (for example, in parallel to existing OpenIndiana installation). The option is considered advanced and should be used with care, but allows you to install minimal OI system to existing pool. To use it, press F3 F5 on 'Welcome' screen.

Cluster suite was updated.


We've started to remove Gnome 2 components applications and libraries. Be warned if (by some strange reason) you still haven't switched to Mate.


  • PostgreSQL 10 was added, PostgreSQL 9.4-9.6 were updated to latest minor versions. PostgreSQL 9.3 was removed (9.4 is the default one now).

  • MongoDB 3.4 was updated to 3.4.9, several portability fixes were added.

  • MariaDB 10.1, Percona Server 5.6,5.7 were updated to latest minor versions. Percona Server 5.5 and MariaDB 5.5 were removed.

  • Cluster suite was updated and is 64-bit only now (corosync 2.4.2, resource-agents 4.0.1, pacemaker 1.1.17, pcs 0.9.159, cmrsh 3.0.1)

  • NodeJS 8 was added, NodeJS 7 and 6 were updated to latest minor versions.

  • Net-snmp was updated to ABI-incompatible version 5.7.3. All dependent packages should be recompiled.
  • OpenVPN was updated to 2.4.3.

  • ISC Bind was updated to 9.10.6
  • ISC DHCP server was updated to 4.3.5
  • Squid was updated to 3.5.27
  • Nginx was updated to 1.13.6
  • Apache 2.4 was updated to 2.4.29. Apache 2.2 was removed.
  • Lighttpd was updated to 1.4.46
  • Postfix was updated to 3.1.6.
  • Samba was updated to 4.4.16

  • GeoIP was updated to 1.6.11. geoip-database shipping GeoIP databases was added

  • Nodejs was updated to 0.12.18, 6.11.5, 7.10.1 and 8.8.1