OS-6675: need tool to detect bhyve support


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(Resolution Date: 2018-03-07T16:06:58.756Z)

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2018-03-15 Nibelheim (Release Date: 2018-03-15)

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The hardware requirements to run bhyve are somewhat more stringent that KVM. Rather than opaquely fail VM startup, it would be nice to have a tool to detect if the system is capable of running bhyve instances.


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Created at 2018-03-07T15:55:52.786Z
illumos-joyent commit d895d9b0600a1c4955ffc6aa3a34a22c69154b43 (branch master, by Jerry Jelinek)

OS-6675 need tool to detect bhyve support
Reviewed by: Patrick Mooney <patrick.mooney@joyent.com>
Reviewed by: Mike Gerdts <mike.gerdts@joyent.com>
Approved by: John Levon <john.levon@joyent.com>