Re: ubuntu 13.04 - install failed "not possible to install bootloader at the specific
The BEST way to do this is what you already called a "hassle" -- disconnect ALL but the drive for Ubuntu, and installation will be a breeze. If you accidentally install GRUB to a Windows drive, you will inherit a much bigger "hassle" to remove that, reinstall the Windows MBR to that drive -- and you will then have to reinstall GRUB properly. A few minutes disconnecting and reconnecting drives is a lot less work than hours removing and replacing GRUB.
Ubuntu 12.10; Mint 15; MS Win7 & Win8.
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