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First off it sounds like the grub file got hosed at some point. unless you know how to edit the file then you may want to re-install ubuntu with the latest iso. The file you need to view would be /boot/grub/grub.conf (redhat location may be different for ubuntu.)
If you need to use windows, but want to run ubuntu run windows in virtualbox within ubuntu that way you only have one os in grub and will make your life a lot easier in the future.
i hope this helps if not just keep posting until you get an answer.
We need the most detailed and accurate description of the problem as possible. Include any errors, exactly what happens, solutions you have tried, etc.
Do not worry if it is long, or than you sound like a 'n00b', because that is what we are here for and thats what I am expecting, seeing this is the Linux-Newbie section. You don't have to ask to ask. But we need the most information we can get. Give us every little detail and we tell you how to get back on track.
Distribution: Want to use Fedora, currently using Ubuntu (yea...i'm a n00b lol)
honestly, leopard, i load the latest kernel, and boot and it restarts, i load a kernel that's in the middle of the kernel list in the /boot/ folder, and it restarts, i don't know what else to say except that.
Boot to a live cd to see how it views the install then might edit it or return the install to how it was.
Wubi may have issues if you installed xp on a non-boot order drive. Such as some of the OS files are on what should be the C drive but XP was actually installed in D: Does that make sense? Anyway wibi still has some issues.
Well, I'm going to go way out off the way to help you here, because that offers very little information. You should always try to solve your problems your self, and then post your failures alongside your problem. But I will try to help you...
Ok, well, first we are going to have to diagnose the problem.
To do this we will need to obtain a Live Linux CD/DVD/USB. Get the regular Ubuntu install CD. After you have obtained the Live CD/USB/DVD, we will have to get access to the file system. Boot up the Live CD (not Windows), and select 'English', and select the option "Try Ubuntu without making any changes to your computer." Wait for it to load up all the way. Then by opening a Terminal, enter these commands (credit to Yashiro of ubuntuforums.org):