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Giving up on Linux and adopting Solaris for 'serious' server applications
Hi Guys and Gals,
I've just about had it with all Linux distros with inconsistencies and
competing technologies that nothing gets implemented completely.
Henceforth, I'm adopting Solaris as the operating system for my
Oracle installation. It's only a small installation for learning and
coding on a Dell 3060.
I have several questions about the installation of the operating
1) Does / How-does - Solaris manage SSD drives. I'm guessing
it's advanced enough to handle this technology but I've not been
able to find any documentation regarding this?
2) Trim / Discard - Assuming Solaris runs on SSD's, does Solaris
handle the equivalant of the discard/trim function automatically or
is it a case of manually launching the command as in Linux via a
3) I've read about UFS and ZFS and I don't think I have the resources
or hardware setup to implement ZFS. Does Solaris still support UFS?
Any help would be much appreciated.
Thank in advance.