DragonFly on DigitalOcean

Curtis Gagliardi curtis at curtis.io
Sun Dec 13 18:04:37 PST 2015

Ive installed dragonfly successfully on iwstack and vultr.  There's
currently a stange issue where things freeze if I'm uploading a bunch of
files for while.  Someone else on IRC said they have the same issues,
dillon suggested there's a known virtio drivers being worked on. 
Something to be aware of, if you're using it partly for backups as I was

On Sun, Dec 13, 2015, at 05:42 PM, Nuno Antunes wrote:
> On 12 Dec 2015, at 04:16, Pierre Abbat <phma at leaf.dragonflybsd.org>
> wrote:
> > 
> > Several days ago I set up a server on DigitalOcean. They offer several Linux 
> > distros and FreeBSD, but no other BSD. How hard would it be for them to offer 
> > DragonFly? They use Bochs for virtualization.
> I installed DragonFly on DigitalOcean. There is a tutorial somewhere
> explaining
> how to install OpenBSD there. What I did was adapting that procedure to
> install
> DragonFly instead.
> I can’t remember exactly but it was something like installing FreeBSD,
> dd’ing the
> DFly installer into the swap partition and then boot from there.
> Nuno

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