debian in bhyve on freebsd

Arthur Chance freebsd at
Sat May 23 12:13:17 UTC 2020

On 22/05/2020 17:29, Tomasz CEDRO wrote:
> On Fri, May 22, 2020 at 6:25 PM James B. Byrne via freebsd-questions wrote:
>> The problem was with bhyve. Well, with me really, bhyve is innocent. I
>> neglected to run 'vm switch create public && vm switch add public igb0'. So
>> there was no virtual network for the guests to connect to.
> I also found first contact with bhyve a bit complicated and confusing.
> Maybe creating a simple GUI like VirtualBox already has would be
> beneficial to the users? :-)

The sysutils/vm-bhyve port (which James obviously has) is command line
only but I find it very useful at taming bhyve's complexity.

Fat Earther: One who believes the world is round but has put on too
much weight round the middle.

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