Help: Getting started with bhyve
bright at mu.org
Tue Mar 12 15:07:41 UTC 2013
On 3/12/13 7:11 AM, suraj swaminathan wrote:
> uname -a yeilds:
> FreeBSD suraj FreeBSD 10.0-CURRENT #0: Sat Feb 23 08:42:38 UTC 2013
> root at snap.freebsd.org:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC i386
Hmm, it seems you have an i386 system. I tink bhyve is only supported
Is this a new machine with a modern 64bit cpu? If so then you need to
install the 64bit version of FreeBSD.
> 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 mu.org> wrote:
>> On 3/11/13 9:24 PM, suraj swaminathan wrote:
>>> 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
>>> 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".
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