Bug 202036 - Add more information in bhyve chapter to make it easier for newcomers
Summary: Add more information in bhyve chapter to make it easier for newcomers
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Documentation
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Documentation (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Many People
Assignee: freebsd-doc mailing list
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Reported: 2015-08-02 02:14 UTC by Shawn Debnath
Modified: 2018-12-24 19:19 UTC (History)
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Description Shawn Debnath 2015-08-02 02:14:57 UTC
Based on conversation with bsdx on #bhyve, the handbook chapter can use a little bit of help: 
- add information about how to run openbsd as a guest
- explain (not just have examples) about the *loader + bhyve + destroy workflow to help newcomers 
- what goes into a map file
- highlight sysctl settings early on, possibly with explaination why
- potentially add an errors section with steps to resolve so google search results can yield good value
Comment 1 Shawn Debnath 2015-08-02 02:16:25 UTC
I am working on a patch for this.
Comment 2 Shawn Debnath 2015-08-02 03:31:35 UTC
AllanJude's initial writeup for creating OpenBSD guests:

http://allanjude.com/bsd/virtualization-host-bhyve.html
Comment 3 Chris Rees freebsd_committer 2018-12-24 19:19:24 UTC
Allan, would this be easy to merge?  If not I can do it from your chapter.