Re: How to test GUI ports within their poudriere jails?

From: Fernando_Apesteguía <>
Date: Sun, 28 May 2023 17:11:53 UTC
On Sun, May 28, 2023 at 2:03 AM Edward Sanford Sutton, III <> wrote:

> Is there a preferred way to test GUI ports function correctly within
> poudriere? Wondering if there is a workflow to do so instead of just
> creating an install on a second computer or in a virtual machine. My
> primary goal is to be able to confirm it still functions properly with
> minimal runtime dependencies as my main FreeBSD system is a desktop with
> many things installed so would contaminate that check.

I have a jail + Xnest for that. Works fine. However, note that this
approach won't catch a number of runtime problems.


> Thanks,
> Edward Sanford Sutton, III