[ubuntu] nouveau failed to idle

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey folks, sitting here frustrated as heck. Trying to load Ubuntu 12.10 on my 'Ubuntu Only' machine and have hit a snag. Where to start .. tried usb and dvd with the same results. After installation the machine boots to the orangeish screen then blacks out to a screen that shows OK on several things then .. nouveau failed to idle 1,2,3. I did install using 'nomodeset' and I am able to 'try Ubuntu without installing'. I have tweaked the UEFI several times by I am convinced that the problem is with the Nvidia GPU and the fact that the board does not have on-board graphics. I searched for a way t (Hardware)