NexentaCore Platform 2.0 RC1 released

Hi All,

This is to announce availability of NexentaCore Platform 2.0 RC1.

The interesting feature addition in this release is experimental
128-bit processor support.
Further information at

We’ve also fixed many bug and resolved issues since the last beta release.

Release Highlights:
* OpenSolaris build 104+ based with critical patches.
* Over 13000 packages in the repository, thanks to the autobuilder.
* Smooth upgrade path from NCP1.
* Community driver efforts bringing xorg, xfce4 and gnome-core into
the repository
* Based on Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron) repository
* This includes latest dpkg/apt, gcc, binutils, coreutils,
 perl, python, ruby, Qt libs, GTK libs, etc
* SMF support added for server applications like apache, mysql,
 postgresql, exim4, etc.
* 100% native Debian environment, easy to upgrade, easy to use.
* Includes Vim and screen by default.
* Addition of latest devzone version to the CD.
* Includes apt-clone which brings zfs power to apt-get.

[Direct iso:]
IRC #nexenta @ freenode
Package listing: (Autobuilder)

Related News:
* NexentaStor 1.1.6, a distribution based on NCP1.0 stable has been
released :

The Nexenta Team

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