Creating local SmartOS packages – “Ok, so you have a SmartOS machine set up, and are using
pkgin to install packages. Now you may want to also handle your local software using the same tools, so that you can take advantage of easily installing and upgrading packages. This post describes how you can do this.” Jonathan Perkin
- check_svcs: Check for services in SMF that are not functioning properly
- check_hard_errors: Check kstat for hard errors – useful for identifying failing hardware
Also see the Extending SmartOS section of the wiki.
And let me know about any more ways to extend and expand SmartOS that I’ve missed!