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Old 12-07-2010, 12:24 AM   #1
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Unhappy problem installing ubuntu-10.10


Hi all,

I am trying to install ubuntu-10.10 from usb drive...
I downloaded the ububtu-10.10 from..
http://www.ubuntu.com/desktop/get-ubuntu/download

But after I select that I want to install ubuntu on hard disk, following error creeps in..
Code:
GLIBC-WARNING-Unknown userid(0)
Please help...

Regards
_Linux_Learner
 
Old 12-07-2010, 12:39 AM   #2
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Please see if you can get *past* this error - it *might* be completely benign:
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https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+s...84/comments/27

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/lu...el/+bug/569879

The getpwuid_r() message is a generic warning that is displayed for all users, but is usually hidden by the splash screen. It is not the *cause* of any hangs or failures to display the splash screen, so keying on this for a bug report is not useful....
 
  


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