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Hello I am trying to install arch linux on a virtual machine.

But when I import the iso and go through every step and get into the actual shell everything is ok but when I reboot the installation resets because I get the installation screen everytime and the OS is reset.. What do I have to do to avoid this and just start running the os

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When the virtual machine reboots, it boots from the CD again.

You need to remove the installation image (iso) after you install the system.

Devices > CD/DVD Devices > Remove disk from virtual drive

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I have tried this already but when rebooting I get the error no operating system found –  Reshad Oct 16 '13 at 11:10
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that would likely mean grub/lilo is not installed properly –  Journeyman Geek Oct 16 '13 at 11:39

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