VirtualBox guest panic in ACPI
doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Sat Mar 26 07:23:38 UTC 2011
On 26/03/2011, at 17:47, Daniel O'Connor wrote:
> I tried running a -current (r219926) release in VirtualBox and got a panic.
I found that modifying the VM with..
VBoxManage modifyvm Installer\ test --hpet on --ioapic on
Makes it boot.
> acpi0: could not allocate interrupt
> ACPI Exception: AE_ALREADY_EXISTS, Unable to install System Control Interrupt handler (20110316/evevent-137)
> acpi: Could not enable ACPI: AE_ALREADY_EXISTS
> device_attach: acpi0 attach returned 6
> If I boot after setting hint.acpi.0.disabled="1" it then panics with "No usable event timer" (there are errors about being unable to allocate an IRQ prior to the panic)
> Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
> for Genesis Software - http://www.gsoft.com.au
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Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
for Genesis Software - http://www.gsoft.com.au
"The nice thing about standards is that there
are so many of them to choose from."
-- Andrew Tanenbaum
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