virtio_console in bhyve? (FreeBSD host and guest)

Patrick M. Hausen hausen at
Thu Feb 23 19:47:25 UTC 2017

Hi, Jakub,

nice to meet you here.

> virtio_console(4) driver in 10.3 and in 11.0 doesn't support named ports feature,
> which is used by bhyve in FreeNAS 10. I'll look into backporting FreeBSD 12 fixes
> to stable/10 and stable/11.

May I suggest (as a first step) to document that simple fact
("requires at least FreeBSD 12 for the guest") here:


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