OmniOS Community Edition release r151026u is now available.

This update requires a reboot

Security fixes

  • Mitigation for Foreshadow/L1TF - CVE-2018-3646, with thanks to Joyent. This includes a CPU microcode update.

    For full protection from this problem, ensure that sensitive services, including KVM instances, are separated into different non-global zones.

    Protection status for this and other vulnerabilities can be viewed with mdb -ke ::sec.

Bug fixes

Other changes

  • The installer is now able to force 4k or 8k alignment on the root pool regardless of the underlying storage. Previously this did not work for NVMe or virtual disks - Kayak issue 72

    New installation media have been prepared for this release and can be found at https://omniosce.org/download

For more details, see https://omniosce.org/releasenotes

Any problems or questions, please get in touch via the lobby or #omnios on Freenode