[CentOS] Snag installing CentOS in a VirtualBox VM

Veiko Kukk veiko.kukk at krediidipank.ee
Wed Nov 17 13:44:53 UTC 2010

On 17/11/10 11:36, Mark wrote:
> I spent most of the evening trying to boot a new install of CentOS in a
> VirtualBox VM.  The VM recognizes the install DVD, runs it, asks for me
> to boot it and I type in <return> (or any number of other combinations,
> all of which fail in exactly the same way) and it continues to run up to
> the point shown in the attached screenshot.

I know this error. Workaround is to enable IO APIC in the virtual 
machine configuration.


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