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authorJohn Baldwin <jhb@FreeBSD.org>2021-04-20 20:33:28 +0000
committerJohn Baldwin <jhb@FreeBSD.org>2021-04-20 20:34:07 +0000
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bhyve: Be explicit that setting config.dump will not start a VM.
Suggested by: rpokala Reviewed by: bcr (manpages) Differential Revision: https://reviews.freebsd.org/D29738
-rw-r--r--usr.sbin/bhyve/bhyve_config.510
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/usr.sbin/bhyve/bhyve_config.5 b/usr.sbin/bhyve/bhyve_config.5
index d65040513cb0..1a77b1bbacb4 100644
--- a/usr.sbin/bhyve/bhyve_config.5
+++ b/usr.sbin/bhyve/bhyve_config.5
@@ -23,7 +23,7 @@
.\" OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF
.\" SUCH DAMAGE.
.\"
-.Dd March 24, 2021
+.Dd April 20, 2021
.Dt BHYVE_CONFIG 5
.Os
.Sh NAME
@@ -143,11 +143,13 @@ the host's hostname and the VM name.
Use MSI-X interrupts for PCI VirtIO devices.
If set to false, MSI interrupts are used instead.
.It Va config.dump Ta bool Ta false Ta
-If this value is set to true,
+If this value is set to true after
+.Xr bhyve 8
+has finished parsing command line options,
then
.Xr bhyve 8
-will write all of its configuration variables to stdout and exit
-after it has finished parsing command line options.
+will write all of its configuration variables to stdout and exit.
+No VM will be started.
.El
.Ss x86-Specific Settings
.Bl -column "x86.vmexit_on_pause" "integer" "Default"