Re: Bhyve CD-ROM

From: Mario Marietto <>
Date: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 23:08:49 UTC
it seems that you have been able to install debian under bhyve and normally
this is not possible to achieve. Which kind of tutorial did you follow ?
you know that bhyve is missing the uefi variables and you need to apply a
trick. I'm not sure if your problem is related to that bhyve's behavior.

Il giorno mar 30 nov 2021 alle ore 23:40 Bakul Shah <>
ha scritto:

> On Nov 30, 2021, at 2:14 PM, Sysadmin Lists <>
> wrote:
> >
> > Yeah, all you cool kids are running 13.0-* already while I'm waiting for
> 12.3-RELEASE to get out of beta. :P
> > I have to decide if fixing Bhyve by jumping to 13.0-RELEASE is worth the
> time required to fix whatever else breaks from the upgrade.
> This "cool kid" is perhaps older than you:-)
> I did jump to 13.0-RELEASE as soon as possible! In my experience
> the best time to upgrade is when everyone else is also facing the
> same issues (or do so a little later) so that any problems you run
> into, you can get help or hints on at least what else to try. The
> longer you wait, the harder it gets. A lot of breakage gets fixed
> right away but some "breakage" is due to some design change and
> then the user has to do things slightly differently to deal with
> it. This latter pain is not going to go away and a few months
> later people are going to forget what they did.
> You do need to make sure you can revert to the old version if
> things you care about are not fixed soon enough. I think a better
> setup is to keep user directories on a separate partition but
> everything else (except var) on the same partition and use zfs
> snapshotting to be able to easily revert.