On 11/11/2017 10:38, Christian Schwarz wrote: > (Disclaimer: also submitted this to the libvirt mailing list, but this list > seems more appropriate) > > Hi, > > I was trying to get a GPT-formatted VM boot on FreeBSD using the bhyve driver > and the grub-bhyve bootloader. > > Turns out that libvirt 3.9.0 hardcodes the boot partition to (hd0,msdos1) > or allows overriding it completly using <bootloader_args>. > > I hacked together a patch that allows overring just the --root argument to > grub-bhyve and updated the documentation: > > https://github.com/problame/libvirt/commit/5fd1265c05987d907d9f1d9913dbee832a227889 > > Obviously, this does not meet quality standards and should not be merged as > is, > but maybe spawn some discussion (if anyone is actually using bhyve + libvirt). > > Cheers, > > Christian > > > email@example.com mailing list > https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-virtualization > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "freebsd-virtualization-unsubscr...@freebsd.org" >
Does libvirt support using the bhyve UEFI-CSM firmware instead? That would let the VM boot using the native grub installed inside the VM, and avoid this issue entirely. It also makes starting a bhyve a single command instead of 2. -- Allan Jude _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-virtualization To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-virtualization-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"