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authorManolis Kiagias <manolis@FreeBSD.org>2010-02-02 20:06:34 +0000
committerManolis Kiagias <manolis@FreeBSD.org>2010-02-02 20:06:34 +0000
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- The VirtualBox port has been renamed to virtuabox-ose
- Note that recent versions of the port no longer require the proc filesystem to be mounted
Notes
Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=35302
-rw-r--r--en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/virtualization/chapter.sgml15
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diff --git a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/virtualization/chapter.sgml b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/virtualization/chapter.sgml
index 99285526b3..64c19419e1 100644
--- a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/virtualization/chapter.sgml
+++ b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/virtualization/chapter.sgml
@@ -989,10 +989,10 @@ xenbr1 8000.feffffffffff no vif0.1
<title>Installing &virtualbox;</title>
<para><application>&virtualbox;</application> is available as a &os; port
- in <filename role="package">emulators/virtualbox</filename>, and
+ in <filename role="package">emulators/virtualbox-ose</filename>, and
may be installed using the following commands:</para>
- <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>cd /usr/ports/emulators/virtualbox</userinput>
+ <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>cd /usr/ports/emulators/virtualbox-ose</userinput>
&prompt.root; <userinput>make install clean</userinput></screen>
<para>One useful option in the configuration dialog is the
@@ -1017,9 +1017,14 @@ xenbr1 8000.feffffffffff no vif0.1
<programlisting>vboxdrv_load="YES"</programlisting>
- <para><application>&virtualbox;</application> also requires the
- <filename class="directory">proc</filename> file system to be
- mounted:</para>
+ <para>Versions of <application>&virtualbox;</application> prior to 3.1.2
+ require the <filename class="directory">proc</filename> file system
+ to be mounted. This is not needed in recent versions, which utilize
+ the functions provided by the &man.sysctl.3; library.</para>
+
+ <para>When using an older version of the port, follow the instructions
+ below to make sure <filename class="directory">proc</filename> is
+ mounted properly:</para>
<screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>mount -t procfs proc /proc</userinput></screen>