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Just installed Ubuntu 18.04

I’ve been running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS since it was released (and the 2 LTS releases prior) and was quite happy with it.   Then,  an ALSA update caused the soundcard to dissapear.     Searching around a bit online I discovered that this is a very well nown issue with Ubuntu going back to version 12 at least.

I performed a clean install of 18.04, restored my data and all is well once again.   I like the new look of Bionic Beaver but the sound card issue is troubling.

Breeze through Ubuntu Desktop 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver