Apache HTTP Server
Cool Stack 1.2 includes Apache HTTP Server 2.2.6,
featuring a number of bug fixes, security updates,
and performance enhancements from earlier Apache
HTTP Server releases. Cool Stack 1.2 also provides
many popular Apache HTTP Server modules to simplify
the deployment process. See the Apache HTTP Server changelogs
on the Apache
HTTP Server Project website.
Cool Stack 1.2 has updated PHP to
5.2.4. This includes a number of
bug fixes, including fixes for security bugs. Also
DTrace extension for PHP. You'll find samples for using
DTrace with PHP in the
Toolkit. As previously included with Cool Stack
releases, you will find a number of extensions, like
APC and Suhosin, to simplify deployment. Also included are database access
libraries for MySQL and
Cool Stack 1.2 has updated Ruby to version 1.8.6. Please see
project announcement for details. To simplify deployment
the Rails gem has been included.
Cool Stack 1.2 includes MySQL 5.0.45. More
details about the changes and bug fixes in this
release are available in the MySQL
dev list announcement.
New to Cool Stack 1.2 is
(as it's called) is a small memory footprint, fast,
standards compliant web server which is popularly
used for FastCGI and as a reverse proxy, among its other features.
1.2.2 is included in Cool Stack 1.2.
It has performance improvements over
previous releases. libevent 1.3d, used by memcached,
has also been updated.
The popular Squid
caching proxy has been updated to
squid-2.6.STABLE16 for this release.
Apache Tomcat has been updated to
5.5.23 in this release.
Many More Updates!
Many other extensions and libraries have been
updated. Some components now include Solaris
Service Management Framework manifests. Please
see the associated documentation and keep up with
announcements on the web site. Also, join us and
offer feedback on the OpenSolaris Web
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Also Available: Developer Tools
In addition to it's award winning support for Java
and Java EE, NetBeans 6 has support for Ruby, Ruby on Rails and
PHP development. See the netbeans.org
site for the latest NetBeans news on availability of these features.