[Bug 1040557] Re: UEFI boot live-usb bricks SAMSUNG 530U3C laptop

Alex alex at mrwax.eu
Sat Sep 1 19:47:17 UTC 2012

I confirm it, too. Exact the same procedure - maybe I should have read this before. It seems not to happen, if UEFI-Boot-Support is deactivated in BIOS. 
Same Laptop Version for me: 530U3C A01

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  UEFI boot live-usb bricks SAMSUNG 530U3C laptop

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Bug description:
  I cannot provide detailed log massages because laptop is bricked right

  If you have courage to try it select UEFI boot from bios and than try
  to boot laptop using liveusb (made form Precise Pangolin 12.04.1

  Laptop hangs up in black screen. If you force power-off, after it,
  laptop wont start. I mean it not event start bios, just black screen
  no sounds nothing.

  I filing this report, because i already bricked second laptop. At
  first i thought it was unrelated issue and laptop was fixed by
  warranty service (replaced motherboard), but after second time i quite

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