This page details the ongoing effort of porting VirtualBox to FreeBSD. If you are interested in helping please tell us first to not duplicate work.

Contact

The virtualbox maintainers are reachable on IRC #freebsd-vbox or <vbox AT FreeBSD DOT org> (mailing list)


VirtualBox ToDo

Userland Tasks

Task

Status

Responsible

upstream ports patches

in progress

decke

review open vbox@ Bugs in Bugzilla

open

VirtualBox 6.0 update

in progress

jkim, Bug #234878

phpvirtualbox update for 6.0

open

Kernel tasks

Task

Status

Responsible

PCI Passthrough support (Kernel API for Intel/AMD IOMMU, BHyVe has code for that)

USB support needs fixing (only works with a few guests and specific devices)

Bridged networking has performance issues (see bugreports)

Poweruser tasks

Task

Status

Responsible

Guest Additions: Support for multiple virtual screens

needs verification

Guest Additions: Seamless windows

needs verification

FAQ

How do I get coredumps for VirtualBox?

VirtualBox is a sugid binary and no coredumps are produced per default. You need to explicitly set kern.sugid_coredump first.

sysctl kern.sugid_coredump=1

Troubleshooting


CategoryTodo CategoryVirtualization

VirtualBox/ToDo (last edited 2019-04-22 18:23:51 by BernhardFroehlich)