Virtualized FreeBSD

Dick Hoogendijk dick at
Sat Mar 15 10:05:26 UTC 2008

On Sat, 15 Mar 2008 09:08:02 +0100 (CET)
Wojciech Puchar <wojtek at> wrote:

> > I am currently running CentOS on a bunch of virtualized guest os's
> > but need to upgrade them.  I see that FreeBSD 7.0 is virtualized.
> > Given a choice, I would rather use FreeBSD because of the ease of
> > use of keeping the ports current.
> >
> > I am just wondering if anyone has used the virtualized FreeBSD in a
> > producton environment and if so what are the pros and cons?
> what is "virtualized FreeBSD"?
> if you mean FreeBSD jails - yes it runs fine, i use them on 6.3p1

I think it's obvious he means running freebsd as a guest OS on some
kind of VM (VMWare, VirtualBox)

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