On Fri, May 27, 2016 at 10:48:54AM -0700, Michael Dexter wrote: > On 5/27/16 1:33 AM, Peter Grehan wrote: > > As of r300829, support for graphic output has been checked into the > > projects/bhyve_graphics branch... > > HUGE thanks to Leon and Peter for making this happen. We all owe them > our gratitude as with all things bhyve, this is non-trivial code. > > There is a dedicated UEFI page on the wiki that would be suitable for > the FAQ's that are starting to appear on this thread. I will sync it > with Peter's original message and welcome others to contribute: > > https://wiki.freebsd.org/bhyve/UEFI > > I tested every major GNU/Linux distribution and a few variants and > Windows up through 2016 TP5. The results have been great but I'm sure > there are edge cases that need addressing. Please do test this with high > CPU counts, RAM allocations and anything else you can think of.
I'd like to echo Michael Dexter's appreciation. Peter, Michael, and everyone else who worked on this: thank you so much. I've imported the new bhyve code into a feature branch of HardenedBSD. I'm glad to report that it's working flawlessly, even when compiled with PIE + RELRO + BIND_NOW. Here's a little screenshot showing CentOS getting installed: https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipPKqcVSwcPYxqEmfjXFJaMojL09ltTqmMsj-KXwdVftUL1BQQIfAApJrp8js4OMuQ?key=bG9YOE5ubS0yOEFrdmlqZ0x4eGw4OUFLTDZlUkln Thanks, -- Shawn Webb Cofounder and Security Engineer HardenedBSD GPG Key ID: 0x6A84658F52456EEE GPG Key Fingerprint: 2ABA B6BD EF6A F486 BE89 3D9E 6A84 658F 5245 6EEE
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