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September 26th, 2010, 01:44 PM
Hi All,

I'm trying to install from a USB drive. I followed the instructions given on an Ubuntu website, only to get the following output when booting from the drive:

SYSLINUX 3.86 2010-04-01 EBIOS Copyright (C) 1994-2010 H. Peter Anvin et al
No DEFAULT or UI configuration directive found!

Thanks in advance for any help.

September 26th, 2010, 01:57 PM

Rename the isolinux folder on the USB to syslinux. And under syslinux folder two more files isolinux.bin and isolinux.cfg to syslinux.bin and syslinux.cfg respectively. Now it should work.

How was the driver prepared? Using unetbootin? Seems like a bug in the new version.

September 26th, 2010, 02:09 PM
Worked like a charm! Just one thing for the absolute newbies: the isolinux.bin file is not listed with the .bin suffix. It's listed simply as isolinux. So I just changed that to syslinux.

I used the Universal USB Installer available from pendrivelinux.com. Hope that answers your question.

August 30th, 2011, 07:02 PM
I'm installing desktop edition so if this doesn't apply, let me know, but I was having the same problem.

In my USB creator, I have both a syslinux and an isolinux folder. Is that unique to desktop, or should I consolidate both into syslinux?