Ticket #3359 (closed defect: invalid)
ThinkPad G40 "Your BIOS is not compatible with this Product Recovery CD."
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Mandriva 2009.0 VirtualBox 2.0.2 (latest from distro)
Trying to install Windows XP from IBM recovery CDs: "Product Recovery CD for ThinkPad G40 Type 2387, 2388, 2389"
Installation appears to start. Initial (W98 (installer)) messages scroll onto screen, then screen is cleared while CD is accessed for some time (3+ minutes). Then the error "Your BIOS is not compatible with this Product Recovery CD." and a C:\> prompt.