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I've installed 11.04 on my pc (processor i5 660) and what I get on start-up is in sequence a violet screen a black one and after system crash. The unique way to log in Ubuntu is in recovery mode. I made test for unity 3d, it failed so I installed unity-2d but nothing changed.

Launching less /var/log/Xorg.0.log I noted this two warnings:

(WW) Falling back to old probe method for vesa

(WW) Falling back to old probe method for fbdev

Can please someone help me to resolve this problem and win fighting against Ubuntu?

I've read on a forum that a solution is to downgrade kernel to a previous working version but it was not explained and I do not know how to do it :-(

My Ubuntu version is i386; can resolve my problem AMD64 version?

Thanks in advance

ciao h.

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closed as too localized by Jorge Castro, Marco Ceppi May 16 '11 at 15:14

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All my problem are probably due to motherboard fault here a post in Intel community that explain problem in details, unique solution is to send back to reseller to get a working one.

thanks again



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Thanks for the followup! – Jorge Castro May 16 '11 at 15:17
I've spoken of this problem in other 2 post can you close and link in some way to this? thanks in advance, follow links:… – haltman May 16 '11 at 15:28

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