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What is a "This kernel requires an x86-64 CPU" error?

When starting SAS University Edition, you might see this error:

This kernel requires an x86-64 CPU, but only detected an i686 CPU.

The error indicates that you are trying to start SAS University Edition on a 32-bit operating system. Set the guest operating system to Red Hat (64-bit) and try again. For more information, see SAS Installation Note 53263.