qemu: kqemu not compiled?

Juergen Lock nox at jelal.kn-bremen.de
Tue Apr 10 23:59:04 UTC 2007

On Tue, Apr 10, 2007 at 10:09:20PM +0200, Ivan Voras wrote:
> Juergen Lock wrote:
> >> qemu-system-x86_64 -hda disk -cdrom 6.2-RELEASE-i386-disc1.iso -boot d 
> >> -m 512
> > 
> > -m 512 ?  Hmm did you increase kern.maxdsiz for that?  Since the
> > default is 512M, and qemu needs memory for itself too...  (tunable
> > in loader.conf.)  Or, failing that, try smaller -m args, like 256.
> Hmmm. But does the kqemu allocate the memory or the qemu? I've seen big
> qemu processes, so I conclude that qemu allocates this memory. But
> you're right - this may be something to try.

Well default max datasize limit on FreeBSD is 512M, trying to allocate
more should fail, but might do worse in this case... (even when it
would be a bug.)


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