Help: Getting started with bhyve
surajswami10 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 12 15:28:38 UTC 2013
I have intel i5 processor. Hence i386 version.
Okay now it makes sense(If bhyve is supported only on amd64). Guess I have
to get hold of a machine with amd64, use the iso from:
Correct me if I'm wrong.
On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 11:07 AM, Alfred Perlstein <bright at mu.org> wrote:
> 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 on
> 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
>>>> FreeBSD 10.0-CURRENT version. I went ahead and did a kldload vmm.ko
>>>> 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
>>> sources and "make world".
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