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Hi I'm trying to install Ubuntu using Wubi, but when I reboot I press esc for advanced options, selected verbose mode it stops here

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My hardware is: Intel dp67bg motherboard, Intel 2600k CPU, and the Windows/Wubi installation is on a GSkill phoenix Pro SSD.

Does any one knows what is going wrong?

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Your computer detects a Nvidia graphics card and attempts to load the open-source nouveau drivers, if that is not working for you you need to disable those at boot.

Edit the file \ubuntu\install\wubildr-disk.cfg where you installed Wubi to and open that file with a text editor, look down to the line with quiet splash and in front of splash add nomodeset.

It should read then quiet splash nomodeset.

Save the file and reboot.

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Wubi-specific instructions for nomodeset: ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=10089820&postcount=8 –  bcbc Jan 28 '12 at 21:22
    
@bcbc thx for the heads up! –  Bruno Pereira Jan 28 '12 at 21:32
    
ok it seems to go a bir further, now i get a ubuntu loading screen for like one sec and then dl.dropbox.com/u/12155010/28012012031.jpg –  Eduardo Oliveira Jan 28 '12 at 21:50
    
It looks like it's having a prob. mounting /dev/sda1. Is this Ubuntu 11.10 or a different flavour: Kubuntu/Mythbuntu? Can you boot a live CD and run the bootinfoscript and attach a link to your post: bootinfoscript.sourceforge.net –  bcbc Jan 28 '12 at 22:28
    
nevermind about the previous comment, i had my cellphone connected by USB it was messing up the drives.... –  Eduardo Oliveira Jan 28 '12 at 22:36
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