KVM filesystem sharing

Edward Tomasz Napierała trasz at FreeBSD.org
Thu Apr 3 19:14:10 UTC 2014

Wiadomość napisana przez Andre Goree w dniu 3 kwi 2014, o godz. 20:50:
> Hello list.  I wanted to ask if anyone has been able to make filesystem mounting work under a FreeBSD guest?  For example, I've added the following to the guest's xml config using 'virsh edit':
> <filesystem type='mount' accessmode='mapped'>
> <source dir='/tmp/shared'/>
> <target dir='tag'/>
> </filesystem>
> However, I don't know how to mount the above from within the FreeBSD guest.  That which is instructed to do so on Linux guests does not work on the FreeBSD guest:
> root at freebsd9-test:~ # mount -t 9p -o trans=virtio,version=9p2000.L tag /mnt/shared/
> mount: tag: Operation not supported by device

The 9P protocol is not supported under FreeBSD.  Perhaps you could try
to use NFS instead?

Generally speaking, why do Linux folks use 9P?

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