Patch to virt-manager port for bhyve

Jason Helfman jgh at
Thu Sep 4 23:10:21 UTC 2014

On Fri, Aug 15, 2014 at 4:26 PM, Craig Rodrigues <rodrigc at>

> Jason,
> Can you apply this patch to the virt-manager port:
> This allows using virt-manager to start a bhyve VM.  I gave a
> presentation on this
> at Bay Area FreeBSD Users Group (BAFUG) recently:
> Roman Bogorodskiy has pushed a similar patch upstream, but the upstream
> virt-manager code now depends on gtk3, and we don't fully have that
> supported
> in ports yet.  Getting the newer virt-manager in ports with gtk3
> supported is a big job, that
> I don't have the bandwidth for right now, but this patch helps a lot.
> Thanks!
> --
> Craig
Until there is a way to get virt-manager updated to at least a more current
version, I am
reluctant to add any additional patches to it.


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