Installing Ubuntu 18.04 with encrypted partitions on XPS 15 9550 with NVIDIA/CUDA/cuDNN/Tensorflow-GPU support

I recently had a lot of difficulties trying to get Ubuntu 18.04 on my XPS 15 laptop. After multiple partial successes and eventual broken installations, I’ve compiled a step-by-step guide on installing 18.04, with encrypted rootfs and home partitions, and with working NVIDIA+CUDA+CuDNN drivers, on a XPS 15 9550 machine. Continue reading “Installing Ubuntu 18.04 with encrypted partitions on XPS 15 9550 with NVIDIA/CUDA/cuDNN/Tensorflow-GPU support”