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Boot.ini problems/wubi


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#1 timsbleung

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Posted 29 April 2009 - 03:11 AM

So I've been doing a wubi config for a while, and figured I'd go for a full installation.

I look up a guide, it tells me I should use a program (unetbootin?) to create a new partition
I follow the steps.

The program ends up messing up my boot.ini somehow (I get boot.ini message on bootup)

I restore it to the generic boot.ini, but now, I'm unable to boot back into my linux?

Is there any way I could fix this?

Edited by Amazing Andrew, 02 May 2009 - 01:28 PM.
Moved to more appropriate forum - AA


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#2 ranger72

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Posted 29 April 2009 - 08:14 AM

I can't help you on this matter through personal knowledge but here are two links which may be helpful to you in terms of technical knowledge.

1st) Go here: http://www.answers.com/topic/wubi-ubuntu?m...;initiator=CANS

2nd) Go here: http://www.answers.com/topic/unetbootin?initiator=CANS


The first link is a comprehensive article on wubi

the second link is a comprehensive article on UNetbootin

Hope this helps until someone more knowledgable comes along


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Edited by ranger72, 29 April 2009 - 08:19 AM.

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Posted 02 May 2009 - 12:18 AM

anyone? Otherwise I'll probably be wiping it tonight (reformatting drives)




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