Ubuntu Wubi 9.04 install fails

I'm having trouble installing wubi 9.04 on an XP Pro SP3 Pentium 3 Thinkpad.The log shows the failure at:04-27 09:14 DEBUG TaskList: ## Running create_virtual_disks...04-27 09:14 DEBUG Virtualdisk: Creating virtual disk C:\ubuntu\disks\root.disk of 6744MB04-27 09:14 ERROR Virtualdisk: Failed to exte ...

Ubuntu Wubi 10.04 32bit

Ok, i know im new and this is my first post but bare with me. I dont intend to ditch this forum after i have my answer.Now, for my question.I download wubi 10.04 32bit from the official ubuntu website. But when i start the installation it downloads the amd64 .iso!Whats going wrong? how do i make it ...

trouble installing ubuntu (wubi-10.04)

I tried a few times now even tried reinstalling the installer and such and keep getting this error (taken from Wubi-10.04-rev189.log, closed the actual error message)File "\lib\wubi\backends\common\utils.py", line 63, in run_commandException: Error executing command>>command=C:\Windo ...

Ubuntu Upgrade Wubi 7.04 to Wubi 8.04?

I currently have ubuntu 7.04 on my laptop and I want to upgrade to 8.04. Can I just download and run the wubi 8.04 instller? Will I lose all the apps I downloaded? Please help! ...

Ubuntu Installing X-FI drivers in Wubi 8.04.1 trouble.

I tried to install Wubi 8.04.1 on my XP install today.It's seems to work perfect.. but i got my self a problem....I have seen creative have drop't X-FI drivers for 32Bit and 64Bit systems.. so i tried to download it and expand the archive to my homemap.. When i trie to go into it it's says access de ...

Ubuntu Wubi 8.04.1 is now available!

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Wubi 8.04 install with kubuntu

When I check kubuntu install, a window fatal error appears on my Windows XP SP2 (classical fatal error with send/do not send buttons...), then Wubi v8.04 process is killed.I try the same with ubuntu, and i works fine.I think there is probably a mystake at the download of kubuntu files.Could you conf ...

Ubuntu WUBI 8.04.1 PRE-RELEASE IS OUT! It addresses most known issues.

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Ubuntu Problem with installing Wubi-8.04

HiI have IBM laptop with Intel centrino. I have downloaded "ubuntu-8.04-desktop-i386.iso" to install Ubuntu but when i wrote it on cd and ran it a got an error of "cd not accessible". I went to the forum and found the way to resolve it. I downloaded the Wubi-8.04.exe and put the ...

Ubuntu I have a problem vith WUBI 8.04 and 7.04

i have horible englis but i need help can you give me some minutes?I hear about Ubuntu, i like this idea and i want iti download WUBI 7.04 and start instal i give my language slovak and i put my pass and username i start instal wubi download ISO filee and ask me about reboot i reboot computer and op ...

Ubuntu Wubi 8.04 Downloads Wrong ISO Image - x64 instead of x32 / x86

I have wubi 8.04 on my windows vista operating system with an Intel Quad Core Q6600 and wubi always downloads the x64 verison of the alpha5 iso instead of the x32/x86 version. is there any way that i can get wubi to download the x32 or any other workaround? ...

Ubuntu Get ready for Wubi 8.04!

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Ubuntu Wubi 7.04 ISO Error

Below was previous post, but now after downloading ubuntu-7.10-alternate-i386.iso manually, I got the following error during install after reboot:Booting 'Ubuntu'(hd0,0)Filesystem type is fat, partition type 0xc[Linux-bzImage, setup=0x1c00, size=01a82cc][Linux-initrd @ 0xf81e000, 0x7918a5 bytes]Load ...

Ubuntu Update in Wubi-7.04.04

Okay, first of all I'd like to say hi to everyone here! I hope I'm not asking a really stupid question... But...........I installed Ubuntu with Wubi-7.04.04 (the one you get when you click the download button on the site..)Worked great, I might add I love how it just smoothly flows through and you d ...

Ubuntu Time to test Wubi 7.04-test1 for Raid-0 Compatbility!

:popcorn: Phase 1 : Download Wubi 7.04-test1. [COMPLETE]Phase 2: Download Linux ISO via Wubi. [COMPLETE]Phase 3: Run Wubi. [FAILURE]Phase 4: Post Results [COMPLETE]Same as last version, drop down to shell, files not found, bla bla bla. ...

Ubuntu Wubi 10.04 could not retrieve the required installation files

everyone I just tried for the second time to load Xubuntu again ( I recently formatted the drive it was on tor try to do a clean install when I start the DL it uninstalls any previous version then goes forward then about 2 hours later I get the error "Could not retrieve the required installatio ...

Ubuntu Please help testing Wubi 10.04

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Ubuntu New Wubi 9.04 (r134RC) is available!

Wubi r134 is a new 9.04 release candidate that fixes the issues that have been reported after 9.04 release. It will replace the current 9.04 stand-alone download once fully tested by a wider audience. Wubi r134 is available at: http://people.ubuntu.com/~evand/wubi/jaunty/wubi-r134.exeBugs that have ...

Ubuntu Please help testing Wubi 9.04

Wubi 9.04 (http://wubi-installer.org/faq.php) is a complete rewrite (in python) from previous code base, so heavy hammering would be very much appreciated. You can either run Wubi 9.04 from the latest beta/daily ISO or grab the latest standalone build here: http://people.ubuntu.com/~evand/wubi/jaunt ...

Ubuntu Upgrade Wubi 10.04 to 11.04

How can I upgrade Wubi 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) to 11.04 (Natty Narwhal)I now have a dual-boot system. I used Wubi installer to install Ubuntu 10.04. I'd like to upgrade that to 11.04. I followed the instructions herehttps://help.ubuntu.com/9.10/about-ubuntu/C/upgrade.htmland it just offered to upgrade me ...

Ubuntu Wubi 9.04 or Wubi 9.10?

Which would be better for a EMachine using Windows Vista or would be less likely to recieve problems affecting my PC?Wubi 9.04 rev129 or Wubi 9.10 ...

Wubi don't download the 64 bit kubuntu iso....

guys, i have a problem that is driving me crazy... i want to install kubuntu 64bit by wubi but he download me the 32 bit version of kubuntu instead of the 64 bit one... I tryed everything i could, i downloaded the iso, mounted the image and masterized it, but no way, wubi wants the 32 but wersion :( ...

Ubuntu WUBI 9.04 doesn't see local iso

I've downloaded 9.04 iso, and WUBI 9.04 and placed them in the same directory. When I run WUBI it doesn't see the local iso at all, and insists on downloading (again!) from the internet.Any way to fix this? ...

Ubuntu Error with Wubi 9.04 Installer

I'm trying to install the new Wubi 9.04 on Windows XP SP3, and I get this error right when I run it before the installer dialog even loads. No matter which option I click, the same pop up reappears immediately, over and over and over and over until I logoff or restart.I'd really like to get a fresh ...

Ubuntu Wubi 9.04 Trouble

I had no trouble with wubi 8.10, but when I run the wubi 9.04 install, nothing happens. The Icon shows busy for a few seconds, then nothing. If I run it from the command line, same thing no error messages.Any idea? ...

Ubuntu Wubi 9.04

The major reason for this thread is to ask is the hibernate will be sipported by Wubi 9.04 of the next release of Ubuntu 9.04 ?And if it will not damage the linux partition if windows crashs ? ...

Ubuntu Does Wubi-8.04.1-rev506 do the job ?????

I have used wupi to install ubuntu now 3 times, I have also usedUninstall-Ubuntu.exe but ti seemed to me that ubuntu is not uninstalled, because I can se on c:\> properties that the 30G I had allocated to ubuntu is still in use.Before I install my current version of ubuntu I was using 130 G inclu ...

Ubuntu Question about WUBI 8.04.1

I have Ubuntu 8.04.1 EEE/XP dual boot on my Eee PC 1000H. Is it too late to install WUBI 8.04.1? If not how? ...

Ubuntu Busybox after Wubi 8.04.1 Installation

First time linux user, and I've been getting a Busybox screen after using Wubi to install Ubuntu 8.04.1.I downloaded ubuntu-8.04.1-desktop-i386.iso and Wubi-8.04.1-rev506.exeThe installation seems to go fine, up until it asks me to reboot my computer to complete the installation. After clicking acce ...

Ubuntu wubi 8.04 md5sum failure

Consistent failure of MD5SUM on downloads of "Wubi-8.04.exe" desktop-i386:(Running MD5SUM in terminal)d77b62f8e95f5e1e0e6e18e6993ab1d2 (From Ubuntu)d77b62f8e95f5e1e0e6e18e6993ab1d2 (From SourceForge)d77b62f8e95f5e1e0e6e18e6993ab1d2 (Repeat from SourceForge)This is the one I expected:a96aa6 ...

Ubuntu Wubi 8.04 under Windows 98SE -> Problems

I used Wubi 8.04 to install Kubuntu under Windows 98SE this is all I got:WUBI caused an invalid page fault inmodule METADL.DLL at 0167:6869c141.Registers:EAX=7803b670 CS=0167 EIP=6869c141 EFLGS=00010202EBX=00000011 SS=016f ESP=018eab80 EBP=018eaba4ECX=007b92d0 DS=016f ESI=006a4240 FS=349fEDX=007b962 ...

Ubuntu Setup Problem of Wubi-8.04

My pc RAM is 256MB But when i run Wubi-8.04 then he show this msg "you Need at least 256MB of memory to run the installer"But my pc's memory show 256MBPlease help me anyone ...

Ubuntu wubi 8.04 linux-rt kernel

I've got a weird problem with my Ubuntu install through Wubi 8.04It could be Ubuntu, the nvidia drivers, or the linux-rt kernel but I thought I'd start here first.The plan was to install a base Ubuntu 8.04 install through Wubi,install the linux-rt kernel then install ubuntustudio-audio and ubuntustu ...

Ubuntu Updating from Wubi 7.04

I am running wubi 7.04 and have a bunch of added applications...ham radio stuff, signal analysis software, wine, etc.Is there a way to upgrade to 8.04 and preserve all of the added applications or do I have to start over? I spent a BUNCH of time installing all of these applications and getting them ...

Ubuntu Add extra.disk in Wubi 8.04

I'm trying to increase the amount of space I have to work with in Wubi 8.04 on Windows XP. I tried renaming a large file extra.disk and moving it into C:\ubuntu\disks like it suggests on the project page. However, after restarting I didn't have any more space available. Is there something more that ...

Ubuntu Wubi 8.04 beta is out!

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Ubuntu wubi 8.04 booting problems

I've installed Ubuntu 8.04 using wubi 8.04 once up windows xp and Ubuntu run fine. i have a problem with the booting process though. upon booting my pc i get a "missing operating system" error. i found by pressing f10 to access system restore i get a boot menu with a non functioning window ...

Ubuntu Wubi 7.04.04 installer gives false "not enough free space..." error

Hi, I’m new to these parts. I’ve been trying to install Ubuntu with Wubi-7.04.04. When I try to open the installer I get an error that says: Not enough free space. At least 4 GB are required.” After deleting a few things on my 10GB hard drive I have 4.57GB free, and I’m still getting this messag ...

Ubuntu wubi 8.04 installation failed

I'm testing Wubi-8.04-alpha-rev431, the program down load the iso image and the ask for reboot.when the system restart I chose ubuntu but the program go in loop:Buffer I/O error on device fd0, logical block 0My pc is a laptop without floppysuggestion ? ...

Ubuntu Wubi 8.04 Vista issue

Hi, I am new to wubi. I have a vista laptop and I just install the new wubi 8.04 rev398. After the install is complete and the computer reboots. In boot menu when I click on ubuntu it shows that \ubuntu\winboot\wubildr.mbr is not found. I check the the winboot forder there is only menu in there, any ...

Installed Wubi 8.04...but ubuntu does not boot :(

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Ubuntu Wubi 7.04 users upgrading to 7.10 or left with a broken system after upgrade, readme

I've received a heap of emails about Wubi 7.04 to 7.10 upgrade horror stories, so I'm posting this so fewer people accidentally break their installs while upgrading.Help! I've tried running the upgrade manager from Wubi and Ubuntu doesn't boot anymore! What do I do?The easiest method would probably ...

Ubuntu Does the latest Wubi-7.04.01.exe work for you

I wounder if the latest Wubi-7.04.01.exe works for you? or if it's to risky to use. ...

Ubuntu Wubi-7.04-test2 - bug reports, regression issues

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Ubuntu Wubi 7.04 test1

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Ubuntu wubi-7.04-minefield2.exe Boot Up Failure (RAID-0) #2

Wubi Version: wubi-7.04-minefield2.exeDiagnosis: Boot up Failure.Data:http://img249.imageshack.us/img249/8038/wubimediumsw7.jpgIt's pretty much the same error listing as the last version of Wubi, and the creator has promised to include RAID-0 support in this build.I really want to use Ubuntu on my m ...

Ubuntu problem upgrade wubi 10.04 to 10.10 update-manager

Hi, I tried to upgrade from dual boot WinXP / wubi 10.04 to 10.10 because of problems with wifi (see my other post) and simply because ubuntu 10.10 is said to be so much better :-)). I got the message (sorry but some of the lines were output in German some in English): Es konnte nicht ermittelt werd ...

Ubuntu Wubi 10.04 on Windows Vista, grub update troubles

I just installed Wubi 10.04 on my computer running Vista. I booted into Wubi/Ubuntu fine, then went to the updater. A grub update asked me to select drives to install it to: one I figured was either Drive C or D (both hard drives), another was an external flash drive that boosts Window's performance ...

Ubuntu After updating grub on wubi 10.04, my pc just won't boot to windowsXP

Before anything else, here's the computer's specifications:Asus 1000he (netbook)Intel Atom N280 1.66Ghz2Gb of RAMComputer description:Dual booted for Windows XP and Windows 7Problem:Wubi 10.04 was working great when I first installed it on WindowsXp, even after restarting after installation. BUT aft ...

Ubuntu Upgrading Wubi 10.04 to a dedicated partition dual boot (keeping windows 7)

So I'm completely new to pretty much anything ubuntu/linux related. I recently installed wubi 10.04 and I really enjoy it and am considering upgrading to a dedicated dual boot (so if windows goes down it won't drag down ubuntu with it). I've been searching the internet for answers (and was led to a ...