How to create qemu images?
johannes at brilliantservice.co.jp
Sat May 7 17:27:07 UTC 2016
Got it now. Reading https://www.freebsd.org/cgi/man.cgi?release%287%29
carefully explained a few things.
On Sat, May 7, 2016 at 6:52 AM, Lundberg, Johannes <
johannes at brilliantservice.co.jp> wrote:
> However, this is not working so well for me.
> Doing make vm-release does absolutely nothing.
> Running release.sh -c release.conf gives me an error that /scratch/usr/src
> and /scratch/dev does not exist.
> What is the prerequisites for building the images? Do I need to make
> install in some dest folder first?
> Do I need a jail to point chrootdir to?
> On Thu, May 5, 2016 at 8:29 PM, Allan Jude <allanjude at freebsd.org> wrote:
>> 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
>> > of FreeBSD that are available for download (but with my own
>> > Can someone tell me how these are made? If crochet is being used, is
>> > 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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