Partition type 0X7

NoOp glgxg at
Fri Jul 18 00:18:40 UTC 2008

On 07/16/2008 04:13 PM, Allen Meyers wrote:
> I used wubi to install 8.04 and my limited understanding is that it
> is loaded just like windows would load any program.
> When the window comes up giving me a choice and I choose ubuntu a
> quick message comes up concerning windows not recognizing the
> partition type 0X7 Now from what I have read I am confusing windows
> because it expects to be primary and suddenly it is sharing and does
> not like it.
> Everthing's not where it's' supposed to be (according to the windows
> bootloader.) I read that the solution is right as grub kicks off on
> hda switch the 2 drives so windows boot loader does not get confused.
> Problem is I really do not care if windows is confused as long as it
> does nothing invasive to mess with my Ubuntu Any and all comments
> that sheads any light on this much appreciated Thank you Allen

It looks to be a Wubi/grub error. Can you open
c:\ubuntu\disks\boot\grub\ in wordpad and post the output here from the
lines starting with:

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