Category Qemu

OpenWRT under Qemu on FreeBSD

Inspired by this post, I decided to try running OpenWRT under Qemu on FreeBSD. In particular, ARM versions of OpenWRT’s Attitude Adjustment r29537 (December 2011) and r34778 (December 2012) as Qemu 1.1.1 virtual machines on FreeBSD 8.3-STABLE (r242546). I focused on Qemu 1.1.1 because that was the current latest version of Qemu in the FreeBSD […]

FreeBSD 10 under Qemu emulated VersatilePB (armv6)

This post documents my recent experiments with  Oleksandr Tymoshenko’s patches to get the FreeBSD 10-CURRENT  kernel running in a Qemu-emulated Versatile Platform Board (VersatilePB) armv6 environment.

Qemu and networking under FreeBSD 8

For experimental purposes I have installed qemu-devel 1.0.10_1 on my main FreeBSD 8.3-PRERELEASE server (gjabkup2). This post documents for posterity the configuration steps I used to enable networking for qemu-devel instances when launched by non-root accounts and inside jails. The steps were inspired by this post and this post.