@tiJoe You'll get that error if the kernel package came from kernel-ppa
mainline (or was custom built, etc.), rather than an official ubuntu
kernel package. I'm guessing yours came from http://kernel.ubuntu.com
/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.3.5-wily/, which would explain the message.
I had to uninstall and boot from the official kernel (which took quite a
few attempts, as the boot process usually hung), in order to submit the
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Asus ZenBook UX501VW frequently hangs during boot under Ubuntu 16.04
Status in linux package in Ubuntu:
A fresh install of Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 on an Asus ZenBook UX501VW hangs
during boot, approximately 80% to 90% of the time... occasionally it
manages to complete the startup for no discrenable reason, at which
point the fan will run at full speed nonstop (very loud) until the
machine is powered down. Due to the information from
zenbook-ux501vw/>, I installed the wily 4.3.5 kernel (replacing 4.4.0)
which appears to work perfectly... no bootup hangs or odd fan
The hang occurs shortly after providing the disk decryption key (I
opted for full-disk encryption during installation). The issue occurs
frequently when booting Ubuntu Gnome from a flash drive using "try
before installation" mode, however, so I'm confident that it's not
actually encryption related.
I am *not* using any proprietary drivers (no nvidia, etc.).
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: linux-image-4.4.0-21-generic 4.4.0-21.37 [modified:
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-21.37-generic 4.4.6
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-21-generic x86_64
USER PID ACCESS COMMAND
/dev/snd/controlC0: adric 1574 F.... pulseaudio
Date: Tue Apr 26 19:19:26 2016
InstallationDate: Installed on 2016-04-26 (0 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu-GNOME 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Release amd64
MachineType: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. N501VW
PATH=(custom, no user)
ProcFB: 0 inteldrmfb
root=/dev/mapper/ubuntu--gnome--vg-root ro quiet splash
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
dmi.bios.vendor: American Megatrends Inc.
dmi.board.vendor: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC.
dmi.chassis.asset.tag: No Asset Tag
dmi.chassis.vendor: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC.
dmi.sys.vendor: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC.
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