[SeaBIOS] enable hvm in SeaBios
kevin at koconnor.net
Wed Aug 10 17:44:39 CEST 2016
On Wed, Aug 10, 2016 at 12:24:25PM +0000, pieter van puymbroeck wrote:
> Currently I'm building a new homelab based on omnios.
> There a kvm enabled zone is created and inside the zone I have 3 kvm-guests running. These guests are running oracle vm (xen based). All is running fine except if I want to start an vm inside oracle vm, the system complains about:
> Error: HVM guest support is unavailable: is VT/AMD-V supported by your CPU and enabled in your BIOS?
> So it looks to me that the bios the kvm is using ( which appears to be SeaBIOS (version 0.6.1.2-20110201_165504-titi) ) is not enabling the nested virtualisation by default. Is this correct?
> How can I fix this?
SeaBIOS doesn't control this. Instead, this is something that
QEMU/KVM does the setup for. You can look through the QEMU
documentation for the appropriate flags (and minimum software
versions) or ask on the QEMU/KVM mailing lists.
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