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We have tried to install mini.iso for ubuntu 16.04 which fails to complete installation.

While installing libc6-udeb, it failed for unknown reasons.

It says "An installation step failed. you can try to run the failing item The failing step is: Detect disks."

Failed to load installer component.
Loading libc6-udeb failed for unknown reasons. Aborting

Kindly advise how to install. If you need more information, please ask.

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Are you using the most up to date installer?
There is an incompatibility with the original installer and package updates (including libc6-udeb) that are downloaded in during the install process.

I have been having the same issue with a PXE installer that I use for unattended installs, after updating the netboot image & installer, the issue went away and I was able to successfully install 16.04 😀

The most recent version, which worked for me, is available here - http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/xenial-updates/main/installer-amd64/current/images/netboot/

Thanks to Alex Brett at Citrix for the tip off on the Debain mailing list - https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=833706#45

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