System clock on some VirtualBox Windows XP Virtual Machines is slow (Doc ID 1276880.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 27, 2012

Applies to:

Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure - Version 3.1 to 3.3 [Release 3.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When accessing virtual hosts running Windows XP via Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), where the Desktop Provider is Oracle VirtualBox, the user may notice that the system clock runs slow.  In these scenarios, the user may also find that the virtual machines (VMs) are seen to be consuming 100% CPU.


Cause

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