Images are managed using the imgadm tool. With this tool you can:
View & Download images available on a public image server
Import remote images or Install from local images
List, Show or Print details about an image
Here we'll discuss how to find available images and start using them. Then we'll look at what images are and how to create our own.
Viewing & Downloading Public Images
The default image server is datasets.joyent.com and will be found in your /var/db/imgadm/sources.list file. Using the command imgadm update, you'll cause the local cache to be updated with the available images on the servers found in your sources.list. Once your local cache is updated, you can list all available images for use using imgadm avail: