Yesterday Gregg Sporar, Roman Strobl and I launched The Observatory, a blog dedicated to those learning to use OpenSolaris.
Looking at the MySQL web site, the instructions for Installing MySQL Community Server seem more complicated then they need to be. Maybe that's because there are no instructions for OpenSolaris (yet - I hope). Here are the easy steps that got me up and running.
OpenSolaris 2008.05 has a sweet NVIDIA settings utility, but using it isn't as easy as it should be.
Interested in trying out OpenSolaris 2008.05 on your MacBook? In the blog entry I walk you through the steps I took to get there.
I've been tagged by Roman. Here's my response and hand-off.