Total newbie with bhyve

Ruben mail at
Fri Aug 7 08:42:40 UTC 2020

Hi Jacques,

That's totally possible.

I have been using bhyve for this purpose as well (running linux/docker).

I do think bhyve has more hardware requirements than Virtualbox. If you 
have a look at

(top of the page)

it is clarified. If your hardware permits it i'd definately recommend 


Kind regards,


On 8/7/20 9:43 AM, Jacques Foucry wrote:
> Hello Friends,
> I am a total newbie with bhyve, but I need a virtual machine linux in order to
> run docker.
> Is it possible to have this kind of configuration:
> FreeBSD 12-p7 -> bhyve (debian buster) -> docker with web acces ?
> This is a real theoric question for now but I know that one day I will need to
> have this kind of configuration.
> Of course VirtualBox is a anoter approch, but I perfer to use FreeBSD main
> virtualization technology.
> Thanks for your advices and your time to my silly question.

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