Howto close BHyVe console

Peter Grehan grehan at
Tue Apr 3 16:21:06 UTC 2012

> I could run BHyVe on my PC with neel's guest image by following CFT
> page(, it just worked without
> problem, but I couldn't shutdown guest OS safely.
> shutdown command in guest OS doesn't poweroff the VM, and I have no
> idea to close bhyve console.

  The script loops endlessly, running the user-space loader and 
then bhyve in succession. I think you want to kill the pid of that and 
not bhyve itself, or it will continue looping.



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