Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#10249 closed defect (duplicate)

can't get ubuntu to work

Reported by: littleBigMalin Owned by:
Component: other Version: VirtualBox 4.1.8
Keywords: ubuntu Cc:
Guest type: other Host type: Windows


when trying to install ubuntu on virtualbox, it fails. i get to the "ubuntu" screen, it stays there for a while, then I get an error telling me to send you the log files. I try to install ubuntu 11.10 (ubuntu-11.10-desktop-i386.iso) (also tryed the 10.04, but got the same error) I use windows xp on an acer aspire one, 1.33gHs, 140 GB

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by littleBigMalin, 12 years ago

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by littleBigMalin, 12 years ago

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comment:1 by Perry G, 12 years ago

The log pretty much says it all. You don't have enough memory available to support the guest.

Console: VM runtime error: fatal=false, errorID=HostMemoryLow message="Unable to allocate and lock memory. The virtual machine will be paused. Please close applications to free up memory or close the VM"

comment:2 by Frank Mehnert, 12 years ago

Resolution: duplicate
Status: newclosed

Please continue the discussion at #10219.

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