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Ubuntu installed through Wubi does not boot due to “NTFS: error 'prefix' is not set”

I installed Wubi on my Windows XP Professional SP3. So when I start the system I get the menu where I select OS to start: Windows or Ubuntu. When I select Ubuntu, I get to a black screen with message ...
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installed Xubuntu 10.10 and now I can't start WIndows XP

I just installed Xubuntu 10.10 using wubi.exe on the install disk. It didn't say anything about repartitioning hard disks or anything, but now Xubuntu runs, and WinXP doesn't. When I try to run ...
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Access the partition where I installed Wubi in Ubuntu

I recently installed Ubuntu 10.04 LTS through Wubi on Windows XP. I installed it in a partition (say J:) and the installation went fine. I can access my other NTFS partitions normally in Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu Wubi “drive” failure; mount drive in XP?

I installed the Wubi distribution of Ubuntu on a separate partition (which is silly, since why do I care if Windows can still manage the partition?) a few months back; it was pretty awesome, until ...
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on dual-boot system, Ubuntu stopped booting; it now just goes to Grub

I have a dual-boot system, Ubuntu and Windows XP. Ubuntu has been freezing occasionally. I've just been turning the computer off and back on when that happens. The last time it happened, I turned ...