View Full Version : [ubuntu] ubuntu is still installing to pc 52hrs left (read)

August 17th, 2011, 07:54 PM
the download is taking to long the torrents finnished
its burnt to disc
the torrent is
and i choosed second one then the gb i choosed was 10GB and then i clicked next then it said 34hrs then went to 40hrs then went to 52hrs and its rizing the other download at ubuntu.com did not work its explained in this forum http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1826982 and this one seems to have more stuff in it now is it a problem with it or does it take that long in the first place.:D

August 17th, 2011, 08:09 PM
Why is your disk 10 GB?

August 17th, 2011, 09:34 PM
its not but i dont wanna slow down my windows bit

August 17th, 2011, 09:40 PM
So can someone say why plz am i downloading the wrong one

August 17th, 2011, 09:48 PM
What are you trying to download exactly? And what do you want

August 17th, 2011, 09:53 PM
Maybe you are downloading the package archive??? Try the .torrent seed files supplied on the Ubuntu homepage.

August 17th, 2011, 10:12 PM
Maybe you are downloading the package archive??? Try the .torrent seed files supplied on the Ubuntu homepage.

No, he's downloading the proper iso file...

OP: What exactly are you trying to do? Download the iso or install ubuntu?

August 18th, 2011, 09:27 AM
im trying to install ubuntu

August 18th, 2011, 10:02 AM
so can u help me then :)

August 18th, 2011, 10:13 AM
Ok, so how are you trying to install it and what happens when you do?

August 18th, 2011, 10:16 AM
im downloading it when u star pc up log in windows the click wubi.exe then i choose middle link then i type the detaqils and i click 10 GB then it installs trys to installs im doing it now and its halfway yes

August 18th, 2011, 10:21 AM
Ok, so you're installing using Wubi and you've decided to give it 10GB of disk space. Is it downloading the disk image, or has it skipped that and gone straight to installing?

If it's downloading a fresh image then it might take a while if you're on a slow connection, as it'll be a 700MB download. After that the actual installation shouldn't take any more than about half an hour.

August 18th, 2011, 10:23 AM
no i burnt image to disc now its downloading but before i did it using the no torrents it says the link in the start of this topic

August 18th, 2011, 10:25 AM
1 min left to restart thats when it completes but if it wont work i will tell u now