Monthly archives: November, 2021

My New Virtualization Homelab

The specs Processor: Intel Core i5 11400 6C/12T Motherboard: ASUS Prime 560M-A RAM: 32GiB DDR4 @ 3200MHz (Corsair Vengeance) SSD0: Samsung Pro 970 256GB SSD1: Tcsungbow 1TB ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Case: CoolerMaster N200 MicroATX Hypervisor/host OS: Debian 11 Bullseye Why? I like virtualization and I want an always-on server to continue to learn and experiment with the …

Running an ARM64 OpenBSD Virtual Machine on Apple Silicon with QEMU

Install an HVF-equipped build of QEMU Download the OpenBSD 7 Install Image Create a new virtual disk Set up the launch script Install OpenBSD Set up host to guest SSH access Install an HVF-equipped build of QEMU The QEMU developers recently merged Apple Silicon support for Apple’s Hypervisor.Framework virtualization layer. This means that barring any …