Fwd: Freebsd 12.1 Virtualbox disks

Herbert J. Skuhra herbert at gojira.at
Sat Nov 23 09:50:28 UTC 2019

On Sat, 23 Nov 2019 09:17:44 +0100, Daniele Mazzotti wrote:
> Hi there,
> I have noticed a strange thing happening with the vhd and vdmk images for
> Freebsd 12.1 linked on the official website (
> https://download.freebsd.org/ftp/releases/VM-IMAGES/12.1-RELEASE/amd64/Latest/).
> The File System seems to be full right after a fresh install/config and it
> is not possible to do anything wise with those images. Is it just me being
> stupid/I cannot setup a Virtualbox VM or has this also happened to some of
> you?
> A while ago I did the same with some Virtualbox images for version 12.0,
> but I cannot recall having any such problem with them.
> Thanks in advance for the support.


You have to resize the image file yourself!


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