FreeBSD amd64 + VirtualBox on Mac boot issues
anders at jensenwaud.com
Mon Aug 11 10:37:23 UTC 2014
On Sat, Aug 9, 2014 at 1:27 AM, Christopher Hilton <chris at vindaloo.com>
> I think this is a VirtualBox problem but I'd like to see if anyone else in
> the FreeBSD community has seen this problem. Maybe they even have a fix or
> Is anyone using VirtualBox 4.3.14 to host FreeBSD amd64 guests? I'm doing
> this with VirtualBox on Mac OS X and I get one of three behaviors when
> start the FreeBSD guest:
> o The FreeBSD Guest hangs as Booting…
> o The guest loads the kernel but panics before launching init and
> o The guest boots fine.
> I cannot correlate anything that I'm doing to the guest that makes
> VirtualBox behave this way and If I reboot the guest enough times
> eventually it starts. My machine is a Core 2 Duo Mac Mini with 8G of RAM.
> The guest has 1G of RAM. It runs FreeBSD 9.3-RELEASE.
Are the VirtualBox services loaded upon boot in rc.conf?
See https://wiki.freebsd.org/VirtualBox --
> If you need more information please feel free to hit me off-list. Again, I
> think this is a VirtualBox issue.
> -- Chris
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