Last week I was updating Ubuntu. At the same time I tried to install some new Controls theme. Ended up with mess in the main Ubuntu panel, wondering how it happened and how will I recreate its previous stage.
With this short procedure you can try to repair the Ubuntu Linux installed by Wubi when it doesn’t work and screen displays just “sh:grub>”. The error occurs for example system update or when some changes are made in Grub (Ubuntu’s loader). In most cases you’ll be able to resolve the problem.
Second easy way to install Ubuntu, I described in “Become a friend with Ubuntu Linux” article, is using Wubi installer. It allows you to install and un-install Ubuntu directly from Windows like any other application.
The first tutorial of the series on Become a friend with Ubuntu Linux will instruct you through process of installing Ubuntu Linux operating system on USB flash drive. This procedure is very simple and very useful for people who want to start with Ubuntu comming from Windows and don’t want to mess with their own computer or install anything on the harddrive.
There are several ways to go when Windows user wants to try something new, mysterious, different. I am talking about Linux operating system and I will show you some useful tricks on checking out Ubuntu without destroying your Windows.