Installing FreeBSD 10.3

Download the FreeBSD 10.3 bootonly ISO.

Create a new machine:

xhyve-manager create

This will start a series of prompts where you can create a virtual disk and specify its size in GB, specify the name, etc.

Specify a CD to mount:


Then you can start the machine:

sudo xhyve-manager start [machine-name]

Once you've finished, edit the machine configuration to point initrd to the virtual disk to boot into the new FreeBSD virtual machine!

kernel = /usr/local/share/xhyve-manager/
initrd = /Users/aj/VDisks/F00E5442-5F2F-4FCF-AF95-40BAB28BFEAD.img
options =