Compile freebsd kernel on linux

Pratik Singhal ps06756 at gmail.com
Fri May 8 10:53:46 UTC 2015


Thank you ! I was able to setup and use SSH to transfer files with the help
of SCP from my FreeBSD guest.

Regards,
Pratik Singhal

On Fri, May 8, 2015 at 1:30 PM, Matthias Apitz <guru at unixarea.de> wrote:

> El día Friday, May 08, 2015 a las 01:25:48PM +0530, Pratik Singhal
> escribió:
>
> > Hello all , I am contributing to a project to FreeBSD kernel as a part of
> > Google summer of code 2015.
> >
> > Unfortunately, my graphics card is not supported by the FreeBSD kernel
> and
> > therefore, I am unable to install FreeBSD on my system with basic
> Graphical
> > User Interface.  (only console mode is working)
>
> This (console mode) should be enough to compile FreeBSD.
>
> > I have to repeatedly compile FreeBSD current as a part of my my project.
> So
> > far, I have been using Virtualbox for running FreeBSD and for
> transferring
> > file b/w the Linux host and FreeBSD guest I used linuxdcpp application
> over
> > LAN. This process is quite cumbersome and takes a lot of valuable time.
> >
> > I want to know is there any way in which I can compile freeBSD-current on
> > my Linux machine ?
> >
> > Or is there any way in which I can share files b/w my Virtualbox guest
> and
> > Linux host. (The guest additions don't work I have tried many times) ?
> >
> > Is there some other possible solution to my problem ?
>
> Have you considered SSH / SCP?
>
>         matthias
>
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Regards,
Pratik Singhal


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