Help: Getting started with bhyve

suraj swaminathan surajswami10 at
Tue Mar 12 14:11:13 UTC 2013

uname -a yeilds:

FreeBSD suraj FreeBSD 10.0-CURRENT #0: Sat Feb 23 08:42:38 UTC 2013
root at i386

Also I have down loaded mt image from

Is there some other place to look for the ISO?


On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 12:48 AM, Alfred Perlstein <bright at> wrote:

> On 3/11/13 9:24 PM, suraj swaminathan wrote:
>> Hi,
>>       I am really interested in the bhyve project. For starters I loaded
>> FreeBSD 10.0-CURRENT version. I went ahead and did a kldload vmm.ko hoping
>> to load the kernel module, but vmm.ko was not found. I am also unsure
>> where
>> the bhyve project source code should be present(having downloaded the
>> source code). Should it be under /usr/src/sys? Do I have to checkout the
>> code from the repository?
>>   I am new to FreeBSD, forgive my ignorance.
> Bhyve was only recently integrated into FreeBSD 10.  What date is your
> system built?  You can tell via the output of "uname -a".
> If it's more than a month or two old, you may need to download more recent
> sources and "make world".
> -Alfred

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