Problem installing Ubuntu with vm_byhve

Matt Churchyard matt.churchyard at
Tue Oct 9 13:59:50 UTC 2018

On 08/10/2018 20:28, Xavier Humbert wrote:
> On 08/10/2018 11:28, Matt Churchyard wrote:
>> # vm create -t ubuntu ubuntu-guest
> Oops, forgot to select the template !
> Works much better :-)
> Thanks

>Well it now boots and install, but when I reboot, I drop into grub.
>Managed it with this mantra :
>grub> set root=(hd0,gpt2)
>grub> set prefix=(hd0,gpt2)/boot/grub
>grub>insmod normal

>How can I fix autoboot ?

Looks like it wants to boot of the second partition but vm-bhyve looks on partition 1 by default.

Try adding the following config -

- or -
grub_run_partition="gpt2" (not sure if just "2" will work or whether it needs the full "gpt2")

>The actual ubuntu.conf


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