Can't boot 14.04

Jim Byrnes jf_byrnes at comcast.net
Sun Nov 6 22:20:16 UTC 2016


On 11/06/2016 02:21 PM, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> Does this make a difference
>
>    sudo apt-get purge $(dpkg -l nvidia* | grep ii | cut -d" " -f3)
>    sudo apt-get update
>    sudo apt-get install nvidia-current
>
> ?
>
> Regards,
> Ralf
>
>

Unfortunately no.

Looking at sys.log I no longer see the message about the mismatch 
between the kernel and the client. But I do see this:

init: nvidia-prime main process (1138) terminated with status 127 (I 
googled this but found nothing useful)

and this:

Nov  6 21:39:14 Jims-1404 kernel: [   15.146820] nvidia: module license 
'NVIDIA' taints kernel.
Nov  6 21:39:14 Jims-1404 kernel: [   15.146826] Disabling lock 
debugging due to kernel taint
Nov  6 21:39:14 Jims-1404 kernel: [   15.157800] nvidia: module 
verification failed: signature and/or required key missing - tainting kernel

(googling this didn't seem to produce anythin useful)

When I ran your commands above I saw something about extras scroll by 
and reference to a key.  Which log would let me search for that message?

Thanks,  Jim




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