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[Bug 1548587] Re: Ubuntu 15.10 VMWare guest won't show UI after upgrading to 4.2.0-30


** Also affects: linux (Ubuntu Wily)
   Importance: Undecided
       Status: New

** Changed in: linux (Ubuntu Wily)
   Importance: Undecided => High

** Changed in: linux (Ubuntu Wily)
       Status: New => Incomplete

** Changed in: linux (Ubuntu)
       Status: Confirmed => Incomplete

** Tags added: performing-bisect

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  Ubuntu 15.10 VMWare guest won't show UI after upgrading to 4.2.0-30

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Bug description:
  I installed a fresh copy of Ubuntu 15.10 64-bit as a guest VM in
  VMWare Workstation 12.1.0.

  After installation, I am able to log into the system. I then ran the
  updater application to install the latest updates.

  After installing the updates and restarting, the system no longer
  shows any UI after booting. I am now faced with a black screen and a
  dash that does not blink. The system also does not respond to any

  I was able to get back into my system by holding shift to show the
  GRUB menu and boot using the 4.2.16 kernel.

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