On Thu, Mar 6, 2008 at 11:58 AM, Steve Fosdick
> The hardware is an AMD64 processor and 1GB RAM.
> The problem with 2.6.24 seems only to occur with kqemu and also appears in
> dependant of whether dynamic ticks is enabled. A couple of timings should
> illustrate the difference.
> From VM start to login prompt: no kqemu=2m0s, 2.6.23=1m2s, 2.6.24=1m27s.
> From login to last systray icon: no kqemu=6m25s, 2.6.23=1m47s, 2.6.24=4m46s
> Does anyone have any insight as to what may be happening or what tools I
> could use to gather enough information to help you guys diagnose the problem?
did you compile both kernels yourself, with similar/compatible
http://detaolb.sourceforge.net/, a linux distribution for Qemu with Git inside !