emulators/virtualbox-ose unable to run CloudReady (Chromium OS)

Graham Perrin grahamperrin at gmail.com
Fri May 8 18:05:01 UTC 2020



Seeing `swrast_dri.so` in the third shot, I assume that the Neverware's 
virtual machine `CloudReady-Home-v78-x64.ova` is not compatible with 
VirtualBox on FreeBSD.

Any suggestions on how to work around the issue?

A significant obstacle: the console remains visible for only a few 
seconds at a time. After each blackout, it's necessary to (again) log in 
at the command line.

### Background

root at momh167-gjp4-8570p:~ # date ; uname -v
Fri May  8 15:32:58 BST 2020
FreeBSD 13.0-CURRENT #55 r360732: Thu May  7 09:31:34 BST 2020 
root at momh167-gjp4-8570p:/usr/obj/usr/src/amd64.amd64/sys/GENERIC-NODEBUG
root at momh167-gjp4-8570p:~ # pkg query '%o %v %R' virtualbox-ose 
emulators/virtualbox-ose 5.2.34_4 FreeBSD
emulators/virtualbox-ose-kmod 5.2.34 poudriere
root at momh167-gjp4-8570p:~ #

How Try Chrome OS in VirtualBox Before Buying a Chromebook

(I don't intend to buy a Chromebook. I would like to try Chromium OS in 
a virtual machine.)

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