Yes, it is clear how to do at boot time. I'd like to be able to change
it AFTER the guest is up and running.
bhyve doesn't offer any type of dynamic device reconfiguration at the
By the way, for Windows guest I'm using AHCI, not virtio (per the
... -s 4,ahci-cd,$CD ...
I don't see any device created (I'm not sure what's the possible name though).
It should be a 'D' drive. Appended is a list from a w2k16 VM, with a
FreeBSD ISO on the ahci-cd drive (so it isn't bootable). You can also
view this graphically using Windows Administrative Tools -> System
Information -> Components -> CDROM.
Microsoft DiskPart version 10.0.10514
Copyright (C) 1999-2013 Microsoft Corporation.
On computer: WIN2016
DISKPART> list volume
Volume ### Ltr Label Fs Type Size Status
---------- --- ----------- ----- ---------- ------- ---------
Volume 0 D 11_0_CURREN CDFS CD-ROM 211 MB Healthy
Volume 1 C Windows NTFS Partition 29 GB Healthy
Volume 2 FAT32 Partition 400 MB Healthy
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