xen-kernel47 - Hypervisor using a microkernel design

Property Value
Distribution FreeBSD 12
Repository FreeBSD Ports Latest amd64
Package name xen-kernel47
Package version 4.7.2
Package release 9
Package architecture amd64
Package type txz
Installed size 1.88 MB
Download size 766.62 KB
Official Mirror pkg.freebsd.org
The Xen Project hypervisor is an open-source type-1 or baremetal hypervisor,
which makes it possible to run many instances of an operating system or indeed
different operating systems in parallel on a single machine (or host). The Xen
Project hypervisor is the only type-1 hypervisor that is available as open
source. It is used as the basis for a number of different commercial and open
source applications, such as: server virtualization, Infrastructure as a Service
(IaaS), desktop virtualization, security applications, embedded and hardware
WWW: http://www.xenproject.org/
Categories: emulators
Maintainer: royger@FreeBSD.org
Please add the following entries in order to boot the xen kernel
In /etc/sysctl.conf:
In /etc/ttys:
xc0 	"/usr/libexec/getty Pc"         xterm   on  secure
In /boot/loader.conf for a dom0 with 2G memory and 4 vcpus:
xen_cmdline="dom0_mem=2048M dom0_max_vcpus=4 dom0pvh=1 com1=115200,8n1 guest_loglvl=all loglvl=all"
Add to the above xen_cmdline in order to activate the serial console:
In /boot/menu.rc.local:
try-include /boot/xen.4th


Package Version Architecture Repository
xen-kernel47-4.7.2_9.txz 4.7.2 amd64 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
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Type URL
Binary Package xen-kernel47-4.7.2_9.txz
Source Package emulators/xen-kernel47

Install Howto

Install xen-kernel47 txz package:

# pkg install xen-kernel47

See Also

Package Description
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xeus-0.18.1.txz C++ implementation of the Jupyter kernel protocol
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xeyes-1.1.2.txz Follow the mouse X demo
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xf86-input-egalax-0.3_4.txz eGalax touch screen input driver for X.Org
xf86-input-elographics-1.4.1_8.txz X.Org elographics input driver
xf86-input-evdev-2.10.6_4.txz X.Org event device input driver