I got the Arch Linux (march build) iso file through bittorrent lately.
I tried to run it in VM, but it only gets up to the main screen (The screen where you select what you want to do) shown below:
But when I select first option, it shows a black screen which goes nowhere. The Hardware Information option seems to work, but it's out of my intellectual capacity so I ignored it.
I then tried
qemu with a simple
qemu-system-x86_64 ./location to file command. It shows a slightly different image:
x64-86 I get errors:
I am a Ubuntu user, so I don't get anything of this, but the first error seems to be:
failed to access perctr msr(msr coo1ooo4 is 0)