1. S

    [Bhyve] Kickstart Centos 7 1908

    I've made a custom centos 7 image with the kickstart cfg file inside and configured the booting accordingly following this guide Kickstart centos ISO. To test if this works, I created a VirtualBox VM with it on Windows and I had no issues. However on FreeBSD with Bhyve, I get this : Boot...
  2. S

    [Bhyve Virtualization] CentOS guest Display problem

    I'm running FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE-p1 and trying to host a CentOS VM (v8) with Bhyve. When trying to do this with the MBR guide on the handbook bhyve page, I could not even get the VM working no matter what, I read that centos machines need UEFI booting with bhyve. So I followed this guide UEFI...
  3. 0w8States

    Running Bhyve without nested virtualizations feature?

    Hi All, I've been doing some testing of my companies real-time kernel modules inside Bhyve, and I noticed that the system complains that it has nested virtualization enabled. This is common of my companies modules; if running on a guest inside Virtualbox, or VMWare workstation, it's as simple...
  4. V

    Check Point VPN Client and FreeBSD

    For over a year now I have been using FreeBSD on my work laptop. Up until now I have been using vpnc client to connect to a Cisco VPN solution, but on Monday the company for which I work will switch to a Check Point VPN solution and I have until then to find a way to connect to Check Point VPN...
  5. arf

    Linux guests panic on boot in bhyve vm

    Linux guests crash during startup with a general protection fault. FreeBSD 12.0-p10 vm-bhyve-1.3.0 AMD Ryzen 1700 & 2700 Console output booting debian-10.0.0-amd64-netinst.iso: [ 0.127064] Spectre V2 : Spectre mitigation: LFENCE not serializing, switching to generic retpoline [...

    bhyve (Windows 2019 Server as a guest) - rdmsr to register 0x198

    Hi Guys! I've run Windows as a guest and see a lot of stdin outputs at logs. What is the reason and how I can avoid it? rdmsr to register 0x198 on vcpu 0 rdmsr to register 0x198 on vcpu 1 rdmsr to register 0x198 on vcpu 2 rdmsr to register 0x198 on vcpu 3
  7. CrunchBerry

    qemu-aarch64-static 13-Current r346657 amd64 host vm, is it supposed to work? (It does, with caveats, debug guidance appreciated)

    so I've been playing with a raspberry pi 3, and have it running the base system, so I tried moving on to package building with ports-mgmt/poudriere. found out I can't build 13-Head packages on my 12-releng-p3 main OS so stood up a bhyve with 13-Head r346657 . then built a ports-mgmt/poudriere...
  8. aragats

    vmm_load="YES" doesn't work anymore?

    Am I missing anything? The module vmm.ko is not loaded with vmm_load="YES" in /boot/loader.conf. I have to load it manually. This used to work for ages, not sure when it's stopped – I restart my workstation really rarely.

    No network connection between specific mail servers

    Hello! I have an issue wirth network conection to ovh mail servers from my side. I've changed ISP and the problem still exists. I don't have any issues with other services and mail servers as well. I've got one external interface with several IPs. I've got several VM on bhyve on this server. I...
  10. susannej

    Bhyve recommendations for core and threads

    Hello, I have a i7 2700K, running with FreeBSD and ZFS. The processor has 4 cores and 8 threads. I think (currently AFK) I've bhyve for a windows-vm running with cpus=4, cores=2, threads=4. That I have half of the cpu-resources assigned to the bhyve-vm. If I start the VM, I need as much power...
  11. B

    BHyve - installing CentOS-6 as a guest OS fails to boot on initial start

    I have created a new vm on a FreeBSD-11.1 host using a CentOS-6.10 iso with the following commands: vm create -s 100G -t centos6-2x4 inet09 vm install inet09 CentOS-6.10-x86_64-minimal.iso The template file centos6-2x4.conf contains this: loader="grub" cpu=2 memory=4G...
  12. dave

    No VNC connection with bhyve?

    Hello, I am using vm-bhyve to try and run a Windows install. All seems good, but when I try to connect with VNC, I get no response. The only thing I have done differently that the usual path is to use a manual switch, since I already have one configured using iohyve. I'm testing vm-bhyvve...
  13. T

    vm-bhyve: assign specific IP to vm

    Hello, I want to assign a static IP to an FreeBSD guest in bhyve (using sysutils/vm-bhyve), but I failed. I assume it's about the context. This is from host: # ifconfig em0: flags=8843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> metric 0 mtu 1500...
  14. tscho

    Solved No ingress VLAN traffic

    Hi, I'm fighting for a couple of days with networking of FreeBSD. I try to create a VLAN on my Bhyve host for some VMs. Everything works fine as long as I don't use VLAN tags. I changed already the physical switch already and double-checked my VLAN setup but to me it seems like it's a FreeBSD...
  15. D

    No guest interrupts for passthru device - how do I troubleshoot?

    I am attempting to pass-through an i210 based network adapter to an OpenBSD 6.3 guest running under bhyve. There is nothing amiss in dmesg; the card shows up on the guest as expected: em0 at pci0 dev 10 function 0 "Intel I210" rev 0x03: msi, address 68:05:ca:82:a9:64 But, the pass-through...
  16. B

    Bhyve use zvol...

    FreeBSD 11.2-RELEASE as host, create win7 guest, use zvol. When dividing partition, or alfter that, bhyve crash. Assertion failed: (n >= 2 && n <= BLOCKIF_IOV_MAX + 2), function pci_vtblk_proc, file /usr/src/usr.sbin/bhyve/pci_virtio_block.c, line 218. fbuf frame buffer base: 0xa42e00000 [sz...
  17. jdb

    Solved Installation problems with iohyve (Windows 10)

    Hey guys :) I am currently trying to install Windows 10 using iohyve and ZFS. Problem: Can't install Windows apparently iohyve/bhyve could not open the iso file... Output of iohyve install myvmname Win10_1803_German_x64.iso: root@server:~ # iohyve install myvmname Win10_1803_German_x64.iso...

    bhyve, vtnet with taps and low local speed traffic

    Hello! I've found the issue on my virtual infrastracture. The speed descreases after moving between virtual machines. Hypervisor: OS: FreeBSD 11.2 Application: bhyve Network: bridge+tap Guests: OS: FreeBSD 11.2 Network: vtnet media: Ethernet 10Gbase-T <full-duplex> Traffic flow: INTERNET...
  19. i-bsd

    Mouse cursor in bhyve FreeBSD not moving

    Installed a bhyve instance of FreeBSD for testing. Mouse cursor appears and clicks work (I can click the line it's hovering over) but mouse movement is not picked up. Using TigerVNC client. Anyone familiar with this issue and know how to fix it?
  20. huckfinn

    bhyve hw.vm.* settings for a dual Xeon L5640

    Hi, I'm running FreeBSD 11.1 on an Fujitsu Siemens RX300 S6, with two Xeon L5640. I've to use for software legacy reaons an Ubuntu 16.04 LTS to develop a large set of PhaseOne IIQ images (SDK is released for Linux 16.04). I use bhyve and it worked very well out of the box . Thank you FreeBSD...