[vbox-dev] Windows guests will not boot

Frank Mehnert frank.mehnert at oracle.com
Thu Dec 12 08:54:48 GMT 2013

On Wednesday 11 December 2013 09:52:57 Frank Mehnert wrote:
> On Wednesday 11 December 2013 00:20:55 Perry Halbert wrote:
> > Windows guests do not boot after r49765. XPpro 32bit shows black and
> > Windows-7 64-bit allows login password and just spins.  3D on or off
> > don't seem to matter.
> > 
> > Hosts Ubuntu, Debian, Mint all 64-bit with VT-x.
> which is the latest SVN release you tried? Our testboxes didn't show
> problems after this changeset.

Just to record our conclusion: It seems to be related to 2D acceleration.
So far we have no idea but we are investigating.


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