Installer fails to start

Bug #1325632 reported by Elfy on 2014-06-02
This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Updated image.

At boot the Keyboard/Human screen is missing - appears to be a small rectangular box in the bottom left corner of the screen.

Image boots directly to the desktop, no Try or Install choice shown

Once at the desktop, the install launcher fails to start the install.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.10
Package: ubiquity 2.18.8
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.15.0-4.9-generic 3.15.0-rc7
Uname: Linux 3.15.0-4-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.14.3-0ubuntu1
Architecture: amd64
CasperVersion: 1.340
CurrentDesktop: XFCE
Date: Mon Jun 2 15:40:29 2014
InstallCmdLine: file=/cdrom/preseed/xubuntu.seed boot=casper initrd=/casper/initrd.lz quiet splash --
LiveMediaBuild: Xubuntu 14.10 "Utopic Unicorn" - Alpha amd64 (20140602.1)
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: ubiquity
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Elfy (elfy) wrote :
Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu ISO testing tracker.

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:

tags: added: iso-testing
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed

installer still wont run on Ubuntu Unity 20140608 daily-live 64 bit iso

Elfy (elfy) wrote :

Today - I get no language screen, no choice between try or install - but the installer does install.

Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

Is this still occurring with the Beta 2 images?

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
Elfy (elfy) wrote :

@brian-murray - no it isn't

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for ubiquity (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
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