Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 198431
Fedora Core 6 - Test 1 - Windows XP Guest Install Hangs
Last modified: 2008-08-02 19:40:32 EDT
Description of problem:
I'm running Fedora Core 6 - Update 1 and trying to install a Windows XP Pro VT
guest. The install of the Windows XP guest starts normally but after the
drivers load, I get the message "Setup is Starting Windows". I get nothing
after this no matter how long I wait. A xm-list shows the VT guest is gainining
cpu time rapidly so if must be in a infinite loop. I have installed several FC6
VT guest and that works great. The Windows XP VT guest is the only problems I'm
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
xen is xen-18.104.22.168
kernel is kernel-xen-2.6.16-1.2289_FC6
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Attemp to install a Windows Xp VT guest from either CD or a disk image file.
2. Use VNC as the console for the Window XP guest install
Successful install of Windows XP Pro VT guest
Install of Windwosn XP PRO guest loops after "setup is starting Windows" message
My platform is a Dell 380N platorm with dual-core 3.0 MHz processors and VT support.
Please confirm this issue still exists with rawhide.
Closed for lack of response; please reopen if the bug can still be confirmed.