wubi appears to be missing on startup

Asked by SixTen Ministries on 2017-02-27

I knew my old version for was longer supported and trying to upgrade to a newer OR the newest distro on an older Toshiba with 2GB RAM and large HDD. At least the WiFi is working and I can connect to the net. THX for all you do..

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 13.04
Package: ubuntu-release-upgrader-core 1:0.192.13
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.8.0-31.46-generic
Uname: Linux 3.8.0-31-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.9.2-0ubuntu8.3
Architecture: i386
CrashDB: ubuntu
Date: Sun Feb 26 19:06:08 2017
InstallationDate: Installed on 2012-11-28 (1551 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Release i386 (20121017.2)
MarkForUpload: True
PackageArchitecture: all
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: ubuntu-release-upgrader
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to raring on 2017-02-27 (0 days ago)
 Log time: 2017-02-26 19:05:07.157987
 Log time: 2017-02-26 19:05:31.579003
 Log time: 2017-02-26 19:06:04.099364
 Log time: 2017-02-26 19:06:16.482060

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This question was originally filed as bug #1668119.

Brian Murray (brian-murray) said : #1

Thank you for taking the time to report this issue and helping to make Ubuntu better. Examining the information you have given us, this does not appear to be a bug report so we are closing it and converting it to a question in the support tracker. We understand the difficulties you are facing, but it is better to raise problems you are having in the support tracker at https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu if you are uncertain if they are bugs. You can also find help posting your problem in the support forum of your local Ubuntu's community http://loco.ubuntu.com/ or asking at http://askubuntu.com. For help on reporting bugs, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ReportingBugs.

13.04 is no longer supported and is end of life.

Wubi hasn't been developed for over 4 years and is dead. It is not to be used.

I suggest you uninstall the Wubi and resize your NTFS. You can then install Ubuntu to the freed space in a real dual boot.

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