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    bhyve bhyve running FreeBSD VM error

    I'm trying to run FreeBSD with KDE or Xfce inside a bhyve virtual machine. The bhyve command executed to start the VM has "-s 29,fbuf,tcp=,w=800,h=600 -s 30,xhci,tablet" included. From within the VM, I tried to execute "startx" and I'm hit with the following error: (EE) Cannot run...
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    bhyve Is it possible to run OpenBSD virtualization (vm) within bhyve?

    I've launched an OpenBSD instance within bhyve. I'm testing if it is possible to run OpenBSD's virtualization (vm) by executing this command (from within OpenBSD): and it returned nothing. So, it is possible to set bhyve to to enable OpenBSD to run virtualization?
  3. martinrame

    bhyve vm-bhyve: dataset does not exists

    Hi, I have one virtual machine that returns "dataset does not exist" when I run vm info. The configuration file of this vm is in /zroot/vms/windows7, there are two files and windows7.conf. (hd0) /datos/vms/Windows7/os_disk (hd1) /datos/vms/Windows7/datos_disk...
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    bhyve Bhyve on Thinkpad X250

    I have a Lenovo X250 laptop. Alpine Linux works well on this laptop. When I try to start Windows - I get an error: vm exit[0] reason VMX rip 0x0000000001dd0963 inst_length 2 status 0 exit_reason 2 (Triple fault)...
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    bhyve x86 Linux guest hangs

    I've tried a x86_64 guest Linux on Bhyve and it works. But x86 guest hangs at the virtio-blk message from the Linux kernel during boot. Might anyone know the reason for this? This's my guest bootstrapper: grub-bhyve -m -r cd0 -M 196M -S linuxguest bhyve -AHPDHwS -c 1 -m 196M -l...
  6. JohnnySorocil

    bhyve WLAN passthru

    I want to pass my WLAN card to bhyve VM. Host is FreeBSD 13.0-RC5, tried on FreeBSD, OpenBSD and Linux guests. WLAN card is M.2 device and works on host. Passing another PCIe card (PCIe x4 LAN) to guests works. WLAN card on host: Apr 7 12:11:55 zen-pobro kernel: ath0: <Atheros AR946x/AR948x>...
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    bhyve Bhyve VMs performance degradation after upgrate to 12.2+latest ports

    Hi Did someone notice performance degradation of the Bhyve VMs after upgrading to the 12.2? I followed typical flow to upgrade: - freebsd-update upgrade -r 12.2-RELEASE - freebsd-update install - reboot - freebsd-update install - delete all ports installed - portsnap fetch update - install...
  8. ghoti

    bhyve Switching bhyve management tools

    I've been using iohyve to help manage bhyve instances for a couple of years, but I'd like to explore other options. Is it safe to run multiple management systems on one host (iohyve in addition to, say, cbsd or vm-bhyve), or is there a strategy for migrating guests from one to another? Is there...
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    Solved bhyve send key input / stroke

    Hello, Is there a way to send key strokes / key inputs to a VM? Thanks :)
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    bhyve About TRIM for bhyve guests

    As "FreeBSD 12.2-RELEASE Release Notes" shows: Does this only support FreeBSD guests? On the following guests with virtio-blk+zvol backends, I tested whether the free space can be reclaimed automatically after deleting some files: 1. FreeBSD 12.2R UFS: Yes 2. FreeBSD 12.2R ZFS: Yes 3. CentOS...
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    bhyve No Network Connection From bhyve Guest With PF Enabled

    EDIT: 17MAR2021 I would like to make a quick note showing how I solved this. I actually noticed my mistake after reading reading this forum post. I never allowed my vm-bhyve interface vm-public through my firewall. Because my default setting is to simply block everything, my VMs weren't...
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    Solved About nested virtualization for bhyve

    I know the scheme like this can be implemented: /-------------------------\ | KVM on Linux Host | | ------------------- | | | FreeBSD guest | | | | ------------- | | | | | bhyve guest | | | | | ------------- | | | ------------------- |...
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    bhyve No network connection from guest with vm-bhyve

    I am having some difficulty getting vm-bhyve working. Actually, I am having difficulty getting bhyve to work at all, but I opted to try vm-bhyve because it seems easier to use and manage compared to the native tools. I am trying to run a Linux guest (I have tried Ubuntu and Fedora) using...
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    bhyve bhyve, passthru cause mrsas to fail

    Hello, The story: we needed dedicated USB port on windows machine on bhyve so we installed a dedicated USB host controller: uPD720202 USB 3.0 Host Controller detached it and attached ppt driver to it : devctl detach pci0:1:0:0 && devctl set driver pci0:1:0:0 ppt ~~~ vm config win7 ~~~ ------...
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    Solved Win10 guest isoboot failed but win2016&2019 succeed

    This is some dmesg output on the host: ---<<BOOT>>--- Copyright (c) 1992-2020 The FreeBSD Project. Copyright (c) 1979, 1980, 1983, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. FreeBSD is a registered trademark of The FreeBSD...
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    PPPoE from inside bhyve guest through VLAN

    My scenario: I'm building a home firewall/router on an Intel NUC. Host OS if FreeBSD 12.2 and I installed pfsense in a bhyve guest. I want to build a "router on a stick". I have a managed switch and plugged in my DSL modem into a vlan port. The NUC is connected to a trunk port. I created 2...
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    Solved 11.4-RELEASE to 12.2-RELEASE network issue for bhyve VMs

    After upgrading to 12.2-RELEASE networking is not working for my bhyve VMs. In 11.4, I had daemonized the launching of the VMs using daemon -rft in /etc/rc.local. Oddly in 12.2, the VMs come up and are accessible with VNC but not over the network, and I am unable to browse the web or ping...
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    bhyve Windows Server 2012 via Bhyve keep crashes

    Hello. I'm using bhyve on FreeBSD 12.1. but if i start Windows Server 2012 R2 or other vms, It works but it crashes after 1~2 hours automatically. I'm using ZFS. my hdd images are at /root/vms and I made it with truncate -S 32G vm_01.img. bhyve \ -c 3 \ -s 0,hostbridge \ -s...
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    ZFS Mounting ZFS Block device || Resetting VM password

    Hello everyone, I am using FreeBSD as a host system and as a guest inside a bhyve-VM. Unfortunately I do no longer have access to the root password of the guest. (Wrote it on a piece of paper and left it in a different country. Due to Corona I cannot go there atm.) The virtual machine is based...
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    bhyve Need help installing/running Debian using bhyve inside jail.

    I'm trying to boot a Debian disk image and get it running using bhyve within a jail. When I execute this command (inside the jail): it causes a "vm_create: Device not configured" error. I dived deeper into the file and inserted the following code: just before: The printout is...