It is no problem to boot Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on Intel X79 Express Chipset due to Kernel version 3.2.
If the system is equipped with nVidia display card, you need to set "
nomodeset" by pressing
F6on the boot up menu of the Live CD of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. (Press Enter when "
keyboard" and "
human" figures appear on the bottom on the screen when booting up)
That's all! See you.