Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Plus, Ubuntu Mate installation error: "driver 'sdhost-bcm2835' already registered, aborting


I've just bought me a new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Plus and wanted to install Ubuntu Mate on it.
So I cleared my SD-Card with the "SD Card Formatter", downloaded Ubuntu Mate from https://ubuntu-mate.org/raspberry-pi/ubuntu-mate-18.04.2-beta1-desktop-armhf+raspi-ext4.img.xz and installed it onto my SD-Card with "Win32DiskImager".
But when I plugged the card in and turned on the power of my Raspberry Pi, I got the following on my screen:

[  Runtime] Driver 'sdhost-bcm2835' already registered, aborting...
[  Runtime] EXT4-fs (mmcblk0p2): error loading journal

BusyBox v1.27.2 (Ubuntu 1:1.27.2-2ubuntu3.1) built-in shell (ash)
Enter 'help' for a list of built-in commands.


I've been looking for a solution for hours now and only found one really confusing post, so any help would be appreciated. ; D
Thanks in advance.

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I get also the Driver 'sdhost-bcm2835' already registered, aborting... message after applying the existing published upgrades.
Being a Beta version, I guess that we have to wait and they will manage somehow.
Best regards.

I've had this running since loading it 31 march 2019, with no problems.

Im getting this same error as well and cannot find a solution...

Driver 'sdhost-bcm2835' already registered, aborting... is a warning not an error, it can be safely ignored.

The kernel is attempting to initialize the device twice and the warning is displayed the second time. There is a bug tracking this and it will get fixed in due course.

I am getting the same error. https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/98572/raspberry-pi-3-b-error-driver-sdhost-bcm2835-is-already-registered-abortin

The issue is restarting the RaspberryPi in a infinite loop.

Error: Driver 'sdhost-bcm2835' is already registered, aborting...

Unfortunately, it is an error (not just a warning).

I just downloaded the ubuntu-mate-18.04.2 image and installed it on my RP2B today using Etcher. I am also getting this error. It is keeping the GUI from loading and it boots into Emergency Mode.

I am also getting the same error... is there any solution for this error? I am booting an ubuntu mate os on a Rpi 3 b

unfortunately, i also have this problem , i think it's not a warning, it's error.