Virtual Machine is Running Slow With "BUG: Soft Lockup - CPU#X Stuck For ##s!" Messages (Doc ID 1564617.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 2.1.1 and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

There are messages in the system logs similar to the following:

Also it has been reported that the Virtual Machine may be slow.

Cause

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