[ltp] A31p VMWare & Win XP problem

Ron Joffe linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Wed, 3 Dec 2003 08:15:01 -0500

On Wednesday 03 December 2003 04:52 am, Christian Bode wrote:
> Anyone successful in using VMWare with WinXP on a A31p ??

Yup, been running SuSE 8.1 on a Thinkpad A31p with a bunch of different g=
os's. Key for me was to add the following to my kernel boot parameters:

apic  acpi=3Doff

This works for me, since I don't use/need the functionality that these bo=
parameters remove.