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Author Topic: Wubi = Windows-based Ubuntu Installer  (Read 1559 times)

nubcnubdo

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Wubi = Windows-based Ubuntu Installer
« on: April 09, 2008, 07:18:25 am »

"Wubi is a Ubuntu installer for Windows users that will bring you into the Linux world with a single click. Wubi allows you to install and uninstall Ubuntu as any other application. If you heard about Linux and Ubuntu, if you wanted to try them but you were afraid, Wubi is for you."

http://wubi-installer.org/

http://blog.mypapit.net/2008/04/wubi-install-ubuntu-linux-in-windows-partition.html

http://www.linux.com/feature/130713



« Last Edit: April 10, 2008, 07:39:04 am by nubcnubdo »
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kidd

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Re: Wubi = Windows-based Ubuntu Installer
« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2008, 07:53:20 am »

debian guys had it long time ago.... and the url is more appealing to me:
http://goodbye-microsoft.com/

hata_ph

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Re: Wubi = Windows-based Ubuntu Installer
« Reply #2 on: April 09, 2008, 08:35:30 am »

sound interesting....did anyone try it before?
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nubcnubdo

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Re: Wubi = Windows-based Ubuntu Installer
« Reply #3 on: April 10, 2008, 07:45:12 am »

At the risk of stating the obvious, this kind of painless, reversible installation would serve VL well, considering the inconvenience of separate install CD and live CD. Wubi and Lubi, we could use some of that.

"Hands on With Wubi"
http://www.foogazi.com/2008/04/22/hands-on-with-wubi/
« Last Edit: April 22, 2008, 11:57:43 am by nubcnubdo »
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