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[Bug 1575274] Re: System Crash during 16.04 Upgrade from 14.04
@MeadeBaron any chance this machine has an Nvidia card? Had a similar
issue on one of my hosts with Nvidia. I was able to boot into an older
kernel from the Grub boot menu and upgraded the Nvidia driver from 340
to 361. Then the 4.4.0-21 kernel(current as of this post), would boot.
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System Crash during 16.04 Upgrade from 14.04
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I was upgrading 2 machines from Trusty to Xenial. I had success on my
laptop...but had a system crash on my main machine running Ubuntu-
Studio 14.04. I have tried creating LIVE-USB's to reboot and repair
the install...but to no avail. No matter what I do I arrive at the
same "Call Trace" and "end Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to
kill init! exit code=0x00007f00" message.
The system freezes at that point and there is absolutely no forward
movement from there.
HELP! My machine is completely crashed...I believe this is Ubuntu's
answer to the "Windows Blue Screen of Death".
Please advise how I can repair my Ubuntu Studio 16.04 installation.
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