[ubuntu-uk] Using Wubi on a dual partition machine

Matthew Daubney matt at daubers.co.uk
Wed Sep 15 14:07:16 BST 2010

> On 15 September 2010 10:36, Matthew Daubney <matt at daubers.co.uk>
> wrote:
>         On Wed, 2010-09-15 at 09:53 +0100, Jacob Mansfield wrote:
>         > the F12 options are PCMIA cdrom, hard disk and network boot
>         Did you have a bootable USB stick in at the time? It will only
>         show you
>         what it detects (and the standard CDROM/Hard disk thing)
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On Wed, 2010-09-15 at 13:49 +0100, Jacob Mansfield wrote:
> yep, I used the usb disk creator on my desktop with the nbr image

Actually reading around, it seems Toshiba really are that dumb! There is
a workaround here http://crunchbanglinux.org/forums/post/39955/#p39955

Seems to boot a toshiba r100 from an image you need either a toshiba
cdrom drive or a toshiba floppy drive. Which is an emensley bad design
decision, as if the HDD conks out, you need one of those to recover your

Bonkers, truely truely bonkers!

-Matt Daubney 

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