Virtualization on FreeBSD
pathiaki2 at yahoo.com
Thu Jul 30 12:08:13 UTC 2015
Agreed. I just recently (earlier this week) installed VBox on 2
machines, it works just fine. *shrug*
However, moving on, have you looked at jails?
I have over 20 jails running on a single 6 core CPU machine and
everything is smooth and nice. :-)
On 07/30/2015 06:57, Warren Block wrote:
> On Thu, 30 Jul 2015, Kyle wrote:
>> I've recently installed FreeBSD on my home server to replace my linux
>> install after getting frustrated with some of the newer software.
>> I'll prefix this question by saying I really like FreeBSD much better
>> so far, except for the following.
>> One thing I really liked about my previous system was KVM, Linux's
>> kernel-supported virtualization. It always worked really well.
>> I've been trying VirtualBox, QEMU, and bhyve with FreeBSD as a host,
>> but none of them seem to work anywhere near as well as the KVM on Linux.
>> VirtualBox seemed to have issues with the networking.
> In what way? It has worked pretty well for me. I generally use NAT
> unless PXE-booting a VM, then use bridged networking. The PCnet-PCI
> II (Am79C970A) works for either, the Intel PRO/1000 MT Desktop
> (82540EM) also works well but I think I added the adapter PXE code
> because it was not included. There are instructions for this
> somewhere, but it's not really needed because the first adapter can be
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