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I'm trying to run Ubuntu from a USB drive. When I boot the computer, I get a bunch of messages. The last message is something like

 kernel panic not syncing attempted to kill init booting

I am using an MSI 970-43a motherboard. I read something about enabling IOMMU, but I can't seem to find that option in the BIOS.

This is my first time using linux, so I don't really know too much on how to troubleshoot this issue.

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This might be related: askubuntu.com/questions/92946/… –  jmunsch Feb 4 '14 at 4:33

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