Illumos support in bhyve

grehan at grehan at
Fri Nov 6 00:32:08 UTC 2015

Hi Roman,

> I tried this instruction and I was able to get into smartos
> installation. I choose all the default options there, it reported
> successful installation. Then I dropped 'ahci-cd' part, but I cannot 
> get
> smartos boot.

  For smartos, the CD should always be left there since that's the boot 
media. The first boot just detects that the hard drive is empty which 
triggers the install.

> And, by the way, is it possible to run FreeBSD using UEFI?
> I encountered problems with that as well:
> Any hints how to debug this are appreciated.

  The VM images don't include the UEFI loader. You'll have to boot from 
the ISO for that, and force serial console output at the loader prompt.



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