Canonical Temporarily Removes Ubuntu 17.10 Downloads As it Bricks Some Laptops

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Brief: Installing Ubuntu 17.10 bricks many Lenovo and some Toshiba and Acer laptops. Canonical has removed the Ubuntu 17.10 downloads from its website until this issue is fixed.

If you have a Lenovo laptop and you want to install the new Ubuntu 17.10 on it, you should forget about it, at least for now.

Ubuntu 17.10 users have been reporting a bug that corrupts the BIOS on a series of Lenovo laptops.

As OMG Ubuntu reports, the affected users are unable to save settings like boot order or the boot devices. Some users say there is a complete setting reset

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