By Fat Bloke on Mar 06, 2013
Just last week Oracle released Oracle Linux 6.4 and so it was time that Fat Bloke updated his Oracle Linux guests.
So after a simple and quick:
I was in a position to reboot into my freshly updated 6.4 vm. But after rebooting I found myself looking at a stuck screen that looked a little like this:
The reason for getting stuck like this was because the installed VirtualBox Guest Additions were configured for an older X11 server, and the new update had a newer version.
So here's how to fix this:
- At this screen, type Ctrl-Alt-F2 to get to another virtual display;
- login, and as root type:
- et, voila!
Hope this helps,