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    Exclamation Problem after kvm install - error: unknown command 'terminal'


    I'm having a difficult time trying to install BackTrack 5r3 as a VM in KVM (linux virtualization). I am able to boot just fine off the DVD, and load up BT as a LiveCD, however, I run into errors after I attempt to install.

    After completing the install, it asks to reboot, when rebooted, I get the screen as pictured in the attachment. It displays the following errors:

    error: no suitable mode found.
    error: unknown command 'terminal'.
    unalisgned pointer 0x18201281
    Aborted. Press any key to exit.

    I have played around with the grub.cfg file in /boot/grub/grub.cfg, and through configuration options in there, I've been able to remove most errors, except the unknown command 'terminal'.

    I was curious as to if anyone has experience with installing BackTrack 5r3 as a KVM. I've also attempted an install with BackTrack 5r2 and experienced the same issues.

    Any help is appreciated.

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    Last edited by MikeDawg; 09-07-2012 at 04:07 PM. Reason: Picture way too small.

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