Re: Bhyve tests and findings

2016-08-10 Thread Victor Sudakov
th error code 1 and without printing anytning. I have recompiled bhyve itself and the libvmmapi, maybe it's not enough? The kernel module? It still remains that from 10.3 -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN sip:suda...@sibptus.tomsk.ru ___

Re: Bhyve tests and findings

2016-08-09 Thread Victor Sudakov
="isolated" disk0_type="ahci-hd" disk0_name="disk0.img" debug="yes" uuid="093f9134-5e18-11e6-9502-5404a6b49a66" network0_mac="58:9c:fc:03:77:3b" root@vas:/d02/vm/win # I have tried replicating manually all the options vm is passing to bhyve,

Re: Bhyve tests and findings

2016-08-10 Thread Victor Sudakov
separate box with FreeBSD 11 for UEFI-GOP testing. Matt and others, thanks for the effort. -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN sip:suda...@sibptus.tomsk.ru ___ freebsd-virtualization@freebsd.org mailing list https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/list

A couple of newbie questions

2016-08-04 Thread Victor Sudakov
the universal method? 2. All this fbuf/VNC stuff looks cool, but I don't quite understand. You can see the guest OS's console in VNC, like the Windows desktop, or only the UEFI shell, and then you have to access the guest OS via RDP/ssh etc ? TIA for explanations. -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE

Re: Bhyve tests and findings

2016-08-04 Thread Victor Sudakov
> > uefi="yes" > graphics="yes" Dear Colleagues, Can I enjoy and test all those nice "UEFI-GOP" features on a 10.3-RELEASE system, or do I have to install CURRENT for that? -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE,

Re: Bhyve tests and findings

2016-08-05 Thread Victor Sudakov
install CURRENT for that? > > AFAIK you can checkout usr.sbin/bhyve from the 11 branch and compile it > on 10.3. I'm not sure how to compile something from a different branch without compiling the whole world. make what? -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN sip:suda...@sibptus.tomsk.ru

Re: Bhyve tests and findings

2016-08-05 Thread Victor Sudakov
Lars Engels wrote: > On Fri, Aug 05, 2016 at 01:59:45PM +0700, Victor Sudakov wrote: > > Lars Engels wrote: > > > > > > > > > > uefi="yes" > > > > > graphics="yes" > > > > > > > > Dear Colleagues,

Converting from VMDK to RAW

2016-08-07 Thread Victor Sudakov
Colleagues, I would like to convert some FreeBSD VMs from VMware to bhyve. Which is the best way to convert virtual disks from the VMDK to the RAW format (which I think is the format bhyve uses)? -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN sip:suda...@sibptus.tomsk.ru

Re: Converting from VMDK to RAW

2016-08-08 Thread Victor Sudakov
ous VMWare customer (too expensive!). Oh, ESXi is free and very nice. My real incentive to switch from VMware to bhyve is that VMware requres a Microsoft Windows workstation for management. -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN sip:suda...@sibptus.tomsk.ru

Re: Bhyve tests and findings

2016-08-09 Thread Victor Sudakov
-s 4:0,ahci-hd,/d02/vm/win/disk0.img -s 5:0,virtio-net,tap5,mac=58:9c:fc:03:77:3b -s 6:0,fbuf,tcp=0.0.0.0:5900,wait] авг 09 17:01:05: [bhyve console: -l com1,/dev/nmdm0A] авг 09 17:01:05: [bhyve iso device: -s 3:0,ahci-cd,/d02/vm/.iso/bhyve_win7_x64.iso] авг 09 17:01:05: starting bhyve (run 1)

Re: Converting from VMDK to RAW

2016-08-08 Thread Victor Sudakov
at sysutils/vmdktool does not recognize either of them: $ vmdktool -i myhost.vmdk myhost.vmdk: File too small (must be at least 1024 bytes) $ vmdktool -i myhost-flat.vmdk myhost-flat.vmdk: Bad VMDK magic (got 8ec031fc, want 564d444b) $ Probably I don't need any converters at all because the *-flat.vm

Re: Converting from VMDK to RAW

2016-08-08 Thread Victor Sudakov
Victor Sudakov wrote: > > I have downloaded the VM disk from VMware ESXi and the image consists > of two files: myhost-flat.vmdk and myhost.vmdk. The latter is a small > text file containing meta-information about the disk. The former looks > like a RAW disk, at least I can mdconf

feature request

2016-08-20 Thread Victor Sudakov
Dear Matt, Could you add a very useful feature? I would greatly appreciate being able to view and delete VM snapshots via the "vm" subcommand. Presently I have to use the zfs interface directly. -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN sip:suda...@sibptu

Time sync

2016-09-22 Thread Victor Sudakov
Colleagues, Do FreeBSD guests in bhyve need time synchronization (a running ntpd or periodic ntpdate), or do they inherit accurate time from the host system? -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN sip:suda...@sibptus.tomsk.ru ___ freebsd

Re: feature request

2016-08-22 Thread Victor Sudakov
Victor Sudakov wrote: > > Could you add a very useful feature? I would greatly appreciate being > able to view and delete VM snapshots via the "vm" subcommand. > Presently I have to use the zfs interface directly. Also, "vm destroy" does not destroy VMs, if they

Re: Multiple VM hosting using bhyve

2016-09-29 Thread Victor Sudakov
The Doctor wrote: > > All right, what bhyve sequence do I need to > distinguish the taps and the guests? I would strongly advise installing ports/sysutils/vm-bhyve, It makes VM management very easy and convenient. No need to learn the low-level bhyve options. -- Victor Sudakov,

Re: Time sync

2016-10-02 Thread Victor Sudakov
al systems. Thank you. I just thought there was a way to sync guests from host, but if there is none - let it be ntpd. -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN sip:suda...@sibptus.tomsk.ru ___ freebsd-virtualization@freebsd.org mailing list https://list

Re: choice of i386 vs amd64 guest

2016-10-18 Thread Victor Sudakov
re is an opinion that 64-bit systems use up more resources than 32-bit ones for the same tasks, it that not true? -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN sip:suda...@sibptus.tomsk.ru ___ freebsd-virtualization@freebsd.org mailing list https://lists.fre

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-10 Thread Victor Sudakov
skewered. Duh! -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN AS43859 ___ freebsd-virtualization@freebsd.org mailing list https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-virtualization To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-virtualization-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-11 Thread Victor Sudakov
entos-root does not exist Generating "/run/initramfs/rdsosreport.txt" Entering emergency mode. Exit the shell to continue. Type "journalctl" to view system logs. You might want to save "/run/initramfs/rdsosreport.txt" to a USB stick or /boot after mounting th

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-13 Thread Victor Sudakov
or some) package from a different repo, the official one still remaining the default? -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN AS43859 ___ freebsd-virtualization@freebsd.org mailing list https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-virtualization To unsub

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-12 Thread Victor Sudakov
propriate. > > I made several attempts to contact the author at the email address > provided at the git hub while making other bhyve changes to try > and coordinate with him. I got no response after 3 attempts, > so have stopped trying to contact them. (This was while I was > adding t

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-13 Thread Victor Sudakov
Matt Churchyard wrote: > wired_memory option has been added to next release. Thanks a lot, Matt! May I ask a question: how is the "-S" option supposed to work if the loader is not bhyveload, but grub2-bhyve or UEFI? -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-13 Thread Victor Sudakov
ame="disk0.img" utctime="yes" uuid="e148afdb-d4af-11e6-9a94-5404a6b49a66" network0_mac="58:9c:fc:01:f6:ac" bhyve_options="-S" -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN AS43859 ___ freebsd-virtuali

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-11 Thread Victor Sudakov
examples/bhyve/vmrun.sh. I don't use any > third-party utility to manage bhyve VMs. vmrun.sh is pretty > straight-forward. Thanks for replying. However, I highly recommend vm-bhyve, maybe you should give it a try. You will love the ease of VM creation and provisioning, network management,

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-11 Thread Victor Sudakov
; > Though it has a lot of features, it also has some short comings, > like you can not spec a vm to be wired in memory, which IMHO is > the only way to insure consistent VM performance. Well, we have "bhyve_options" configuration option in the vm config, why not put "-

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-11 Thread Victor Sudakov
> Booting in UEFI mode works. > > > > Chokes in my case. > > I have better luck with Debian. Yes, Ubuntu server works too, but do we have anything RPM-based that runs in bhyve? -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN AS43859 ___

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-11 Thread Victor Sudakov
Shawn Webb wrote: > On Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 12:53:05PM +0700, Victor Sudakov wrote: > > The Doctor via freebsd-virtualization wrote: > > > Are there issues with Current CEntos and bhyve? > > > > Sure there are, please look at > > https://bugs.freebsd

Outdated grub2-bhyve and booting Centos7

2018-08-09 Thread Victor Sudakov
Dear Colleagues, Can I draw your attention to https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=230453 please? -- Victor Sudakov, VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN AS43859 ___ freebsd-virtualization@freebsd.org mailing list https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: Curent Centos 7 and bhyve

2018-08-11 Thread Victor Sudakov
m config, > > why not put "-S" there, is that what you mean by wiring the vm in > > memory? > > I believe that fails as that only adds the -S to bhyve, and > you must specify it both on bhyveload and bhyve for it to > work. I think it is totally doable becase vm