1. grahamperrin

    (254458) FreeBSD with VirtualBox on FreeBSD: saved states of running machines are unusable offers some detail. Bugged guests include the FreeBSD-provided virtual disk for FreeBSD 13.0-RC5. For me, the bug seems to be consistently reproducible with a FreeBSD 14.0-CURRENT host. Please, can anyone tell whether the bug is...
  2. H

    vbox FreeBSD 12 and bridged mode virtualbox

    Hello, I've been using FreeBSD and VirtualBox for many years to run Windows guest in a safe environment. The guest systems run normally in the bridged mode, until including FreeBSD 11.4 I had no problems to do this. But with starting with FreeBSD 12, the VMs are running perfectly in NAT mode...
  3. T

    vbox Freebsd Virtualbox Host and Jails

    I'm running Virtualbox 5.2.44_3 on FreeBSD 12.2-RELEASE and everything is working fine until I create a jail and use vnets for the networking on the jails. I'm using iocage for jail management. I've followed the handbook for setting up a bridged interface for jails and my bridge interface...
  4. Edgar9090

    vbox VirtualBox Detects No Sound On Guest Systems

    Hi there, so here's an issue I have with VirtualBox on FreeBSD, and I don't hear any sound playing on the guest systems at all. I need some suggestions to solve this issue.
  5. fel1x

    Solved Porting new Virtual Machine Guest Tools(VMWare Workstation 16 and VirtualBox 6.1

    I don't have any new computer for FreeBSD. So I use virtual machine on Windows 10. The problem is that the latest virtualbox-ose-additions is for Virtualbox 5.x and guest additions for vmware is discontinued, so vmware says that I should use open vm tools. However, it only supports Freebsd 11...
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    rm: file: Text file busy // Freebsd 12.1-RELEASE-p10 Virtualbox Guest cannot delete files in shared folder

    I'm running a Freebsd 12.1 in virtualbox on a win10 host. Guest additions, kmod installed. Followed the handbook; Mounted a shared folder. Files pre-existing in that folder can be deleted. New files can be created...
  7. decuser

    Video tutorial for installing base system of FreeBSD 12.1 in VirtualBox

    I just created a video tutorial for doing a base install of FreeBSD 12.1 in VirtualBox as part of a set of tutorials for my students taking systems programming. Here's the link for the curious, and or the critics: Installing a basic FreeBSD 12.1 system in VritualBox. Warning, it's 53 minutes...
  8. decuser

    Lumina and VirtualBox

    I am playing around with VMs and installed 12.1 in VirtualBox 6.1.12 on MacOS 10.14.6 (Mojave). I installed FreeBSD (surely there's a shorthand for this - maybe fbsd?) 12.1 and fired it up with EFI checked (EFI video console is more reasonable). I did a base install and booted into FreeBSD. I...
  9. M

    Solved virtualbox-ose extremely slow performance

    FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE-p7 With virtualbox-ose installed as a package (pkg install virtualbox-ose), I am getting terrible performance from the guest operating system and inability to use the system with specific settings. The premise is that the guest operating system is a 64-bit Linux (Fedora 32)...
  10. alex_noxx

    I can't access the internet inside the jail on freenas

    Hi. I am trying to configure a jail in freenas inside virtualbox. The problem I am having is that I cannot access the internet inside my jail. My jail is configured without NAT. Only with VNET without DHCP. My jail's network settings are: root@reverse-proxy:~ # ifconfig lo0...
  11. dinsdale

    virtualbox-ose-additions For Virtualbox 6.1

    Hi, I can't seem to find VBox guest extensions for 6.1 for running a FreeBSD VM? I started with pkg, then checked freshports and finally pulled in the ports tree via svn. Nada. The latest is 5.2? Thanks, Dinsdale
  12. ashmodei

    Virtualbox-ose-5.2.34_4 build fails

    Hello everyone! I run into an issue with building virtualbox port. It seems like something wrong with VboxDbgConsole and(or) QT, but DEBUG option is off. I can't figure out how to solve the issue and googling didn't help. I've attached the log chunk where errors appear. System: FreeBSD 12.1...
  13. B

    Xfce Full screen not working in XFCE on a FreeBSD guest OS on VirtualBox

    I am running FreeBSD as a guest OS in VirtualBox on a Windows 10 host. I installed the XFCE desktop environment, but unfortunately I cannot put it on full screen mode, its highest resolution that I can set is 1024x768. So based on this article I installed the VirtualBox Guest Additions on the...
  14. F

    xterm-256color not set on zsh shell

    I have installed FreeBSD 12.1 as a VM in virtualbox which uses VMSVGA video driver. I have configured the `/usr/ports/x11-drivers/xf86-video-vmware` and uses `vt`. I have specified `Depth 24` as color depth in the xorg.conf settings. I use a Dell XPS 15 9570. kern.vty=vt...
  15. quamenzullo

    UFS Problems with growfs and corrupt GPT in a fresh VirtualBox FreeBSD guest

    Hello everyone, I downloaded the FreeBSD 12.1 vhd from official website and used it to create a guest FreeBSD in VirtualBox. When run at the first time, the kernel produced regularly error messages telling the disk was full. It was impossible to start the very first steps described in the...
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    Problem with "ESC" in FreeBSD12 / visual

    Hello, I just installed FreeBSD-12-Current as guest of VirtualBox6 on my MacBook Pro 15° 2018 with TouchBar under macOS Mojave 10.14.6 an then installed "SUDO" on the virtual machine via Ports. Keyboard is set to German. When I try to configure sudo via visual, I cannot leave insert-mode with...
  17. judusfloratos

    Virtualbox does not follow boot order

    I am successfully using Windows 10 in VirtualBox (5.2.32) on a FreeBSD host (12.0-RELEASE-p10) and would like to access my CD drive from inside the Windows guest. I've followed the directions in the handbook and set the boot order in VirtualBox to hard disk followed by optical. When I start the...
  18. D

    FreeBSD XFCE No Screens Found

    Greetings, I have been recently wanting to get into FreeBSD I installed all of the steps for XFCE in a VirtualBox machine But surprisingly when I do "startx", It gives me a message with "no screens found"
  19. J

    Other USB 3 and Virtual Box are not compatible with FreeBSD 11.2

    I "installed" the VirtualBox image of FreeBSD 11.2 (thought it was 12, but uname says differently). Setup is 3.5" disk with ext2 file system in USB 2 caddy -> USB 3 hub -> USB 3 port. The hub is then brought into the virtual machine using the device menu item. When the virtual machine is...
  20. greencloud

    Solved PC fails to complete reboot after installing VirtualBox

    This happened to me twice within 2 weeks time. The first time it happened I ended up reinstalling FreeBSD 11.2-STABLE because I was not able to distinguish the problem. Now it turns out it was VirtualBox. Here's what happened: After installing VirtualBox via pkg (the first time I had it was via...