xhyve_logoThis tutorial by user shows us how to get a FreeBSD virtual machine setup on xhyve. xhyve, a port of bhyve, is a virtualization platform for Mac OS X operating system. See the link below for the full instructions.


  • Create 5GB FreeBSD image.
  • Install FreeBSD on xhyve.
  • Mount host directory.


$ brew install xhyve --HEAD

Create Guest Image …

Full tutorial: https://gist.github.com/tanb/f8fefa22332edc7a641d