VMware Vcenter

The following are notes for installing 9front on VMware Vcenter.

Last tested for 9front “Calling Dtracy” and Vcenter 6.7 on ESXi 6.7.


VM Settings


Follow normal prompts with the default options bar a few exceptions which have been tested and are known to work.

Exceptions (in order of appearance):


The plan9.ini(8) tuple *acpi= works for power cycling via reboot(8) and fshalt(8).

Audio does not work.

The mouse may not work under the web console, if you have issues, attempt to use VMRC. The vSphere client should provide a link to download VMRC.