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I have tried to install wubi but have not had luck because there is an error executing command:


>>command=C:\Users\Me\AppData\Local\Temp\pyl4266.tmp\bin\resize2fs.exe-f C:\ubuntu\disks\root.disk 17744M
>>retval=1
>>stderr=
>>stdout=resize2fs1.40.6 (09-Feb-2008)
Usage:
/cygdrive/c/Users/Eriks/AppData/Local/Temp/pyl4266.tmp/bin/resize2fs.exe-f C:/ubuntu/disks.root.disk17744M [-d debug_flags][-f][-F][-p] device[new_size]

I do not understand what is the problem. Here is my log file. https://skydrive.live.com/redir?resid=B4F19CA027FFAD89!324

Please let me know what can be done to fix this error.

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Are you using also having cygwin installed in your windows System ? If yes, then first uninstall it, then try again. In my opinion your cygwin installation is interfering with Wubi .

Usage: /**cygdrive**/c/Users/Eriks/AppData/Local/Temp/pyl4F88.tmp/bin/resize2fs.exe -f C:/ubuntu/disks/root.disk 17744M [-d debug_flags] [-f] [-F] [-p] device [new_size] 

Hope this helps...

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I have the solution for you. Your problem is, that wubi needs to access the Boot Configuration Data which is located on the hidden SYSTEM partition that Windows 7 and Vista create. But wubi cannot access the BCD because this partition is hidden. I had the same problem, but here is the solution.

  1. Download Partition Wizard 7 http://www.partitionwizard.com/download.html

  2. Assign the hidden partition a letter

  3. Run wubi

  4. Be happy

I hope this helped.

p.s This was wrote from Ubuntu

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