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I'm trying to install Ubuntu 15.04 (x64) on my new laptop, but running in to a problem everytime I try to boot from the Flashdrive.

I can boot in to the flash drive, can choose

  • Try ubuntu before installing
  • Install Ubuntu
  • OEM Install
  • ... (Don't remember this one)

But, when I try option no 1 or 2 I got this message on my screen

[ful of numbers] nouveau E[ PFIF0][0000:01:00.0] SCHED_ERROR [UNK08]

I'm using Windows 10 as the main OS on the computer, it's a Intel chipset with nvidia gpu..

Anyone know how to get pass the error?! =)

(I know, my english are not sooooo good!)

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It looks like an issue with the nouveau (kernal video) drivers. Try booking up with the "nomodeset" option.

press the shift key when the bios screen clears Select grub menu; Press e to edit; arrow down to the kernel boot line where it says "quiet splash"; type "nomodeset" -without the quotes- at the end of this line; Press ctl-x to save and boot.

Once into the desktop, choose Additional Drivers and install the recommended Nvidia driver, though you won't be able to use it until you've installed Linux and restarted.

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    Just want to mention that this answer definitely helped me. Thanks a ton Also, be careful when editing the boot commands (when trying to insert "nomodeset")- it was laggy at least for me and I accidentally changed some other line without noticing (and thus it failed to boot the first time). Had to be much more careful after. – Jawad Feb 15 '16 at 19:46

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