VirtualBox from the command line

Adam Vande More amvandemore at
Fri Mar 19 01:11:15 UTC 2010

On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 7:44 PM, Aiza <aiza21 at> wrote:

> Does VirtualBox launch from the FBSD command line?
> Is there a package for it in the pkg system?

# VirtualBox -h
Sun VirtualBox Graphical User Interface 3.1.2_OSE
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  --startvm <vmname|UUID>    start a VM by specifying its UUID or name
  --rmode sdl|image          select different render mode (default is sdl)

There are other ways too, eg VBoxHeadless

Adam Vande More

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