Mailing List Archived Message #111

From: "Doug Bissett" <> Full Headers
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Subject: Re: [Virtualized eCS] Virtual box 6.0.14 r 133895, acpi shutdown with AOS 5.0.3 and virtual cpu
Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 16:58:41 -0700 (MST)
To: "Virtualized eCS Users Mailing List" <>

On 2020-01-13, at 12:33:32, Massimo S. wrote:
>Hi all,
>i've installed a VM AOS 5.0.3, it seems to runs well
>- the ACPI shutdown of VBOX don't shutdown the VM
>- if i add more than 1 CPU the AOS 503 VM still see only one
virtual CPU
>(ACPI PSD is in config.sys)
>host server is WS 2019 ST.ED.

I recommend not using more than 1 CPU in the VBox configuration.
Later versions of VBox work a little better than older ones, but it
looks like the support is similar to HYPERTHREADING, and
HYPERTHREADING is not, at all, friendly to OS/2. Using it will
probably result in hangs, after a while (usually less than 10

I think we need more information, to determine what may cause the
other problems. ACPI is probably not loading, for some reason.
Which kernel got installed? Try the ACPISTAT command, in a
command prompt.

What does happen when you do a shutdown?

What install options did you select for ArcaOS?

What is "WS 2019 ST.ED"?
From Doug Bissett's ArcaOS system
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