Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 706173
attempting to install windows XP as a guest and install hangs
Last modified: 2013-01-09 06:51:49 EST
Description of problem:
When attempting to install a windows xp guest the system will start the install process but hangs at "Setup is starting Windows"
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
It happens each time I try to do the install and is never successful, ever
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run virt-manager
2. setup a new windows xp guest
3. kick off install by booting off of cd iso image
hangs at "Setup is starting windows".
that the install would continue
None really... feel free to ask me whatever you need to collect data. It's a standard FC14 install.
HP elite 8000 convertible minitower has the option to enable/disable virtual code buried under security options.. not sure why. But found this after digging around in BIOS. Once enabled everything was working fine.