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Black screen and high CPU activity after login to PureOS live in VirtualBox
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I am running VirtualBox on Ubuntu 18.04. After starting up the PureOS image ( and plugging in "pureos" as username I get massive CPU activity and a black VBox screen that won't resolve.

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humming created this task.Aug 8 2018, 13:03
humming added a comment.Aug 8 2018, 15:37

Turned out not to be a problem with PureOS. After I played a bit with VBox settings the issue was resolved. I activated 3D acceleration, increased video memory to 128MB, upped usable RAM to 3GB and gave permission to use 2 CPU cores.

humming closed this task as Invalid.Aug 8 2018, 15:37