From: Grover, Andrew <andrew.grover@in...> - 2002-04-30 16:27:35
> > There is a conflict between the ACPI drivers and VMware when a guest
> > operating system is used that idles the processor. With the help of
> > Paul Diefenbaugh a temporary work around was found by dissabling the
> > idle handler in ACPI. I have been able to verfiy this problem on
> > several other systems, as I have been contacted by other
> VMware users
> > with the same problem looking for a solution.
Can we get the VMWare people in the loop here? My hunch is it's their bug.
PS Note that Windows does the same thing we do when the processor is idle,
so does VMWare with Windows as the host OS also have this problem, or not?
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