How to create qemu images?

Allan Jude allanjude at
Fri May 6 03:29:41 UTC 2016

On 2016-05-05 23:18, Lundberg, Johannes wrote:
> Hi
> I would like to create a live vm image for qemu like the snaphots vm images
> of FreeBSD that are available for download (but with my own configuration).
> Can someone tell me how these are made? If crochet is being used, is there
> any board configuration for qemu?
> Thanks!

Those vm images are created from the 'release' subdirectory of the
source tree.

cd /usr/src/release
make vm-release

will create the stock images. There are config files in that directory
you can play with to adjust the partition layout etc.

Allan Jude

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