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OLVM: Importing a VM From OVA OR Starting a VM Created From an Imported OVA Fails With "Selected display type is not supported by the operating system" (Doc ID 2622438.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 26, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.6 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [4.14.35] and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Importing a VM from an OVA fails with below error in the Oracle Linux Virtualization Manager

Cannot import VM. Selected display type is not supported by the operating system.

Trying to start a VM created from an imported OVA file fails with below error in the Oracle Linux Virtualization Manager

Cannot run VM. Selected display type is not supported by the operating system.

Changes

No changes.

Cause

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