Cannot boot alpha-1

Thomas Novin thnov at xyz.pp.se
Tue Jul 1 22:21:18 BST 2008


On Tue, 2008-07-01 at 16:29 +0100, John Levin wrote:
> Scott Ritchie wrote:
> > Thomas Novin wrote:
> >> Hello
> >>
> >> I'm not sure if this is a bug in Intrepid or in VirtualBox. I installed
> >> Intrepid Alpha 1 on VirtualBox 1.6.2 but after the install it cannot
> >> boot.
>  
> > Similarly, Alpha 1 doesn't work for me in vmware.  I get to gdm, but
> > logging in results in a frozen brown screen in both i386 and amd64.
> > 
> Xubuntu Ibex Alpha 1 on Vmware Fusion (OS X) works for me.
> 
> Have either of you filed a bug report on your troubles?
> 

Nope, I haven't. But is the bug in VMWare/VirtualBox (unable to handle
the new kernel) or is it some regression in kernel 2.6.25?

Rgds

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