USB Startup Disk Creator errors

Bug #373585 reported by John Rose on 2009-05-08
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
usb-creator (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

USB Startup Disk Creator aborts with error message of 'unable to determine partition'.

Hi John, thank you for taking the time to report this bug, and for helping to make Ubuntu better. Your report did not specify an associated package, which is important for ensuring that it gets looked at by the proper developers. (You can learn more about how to find the right package at I have classified this as a bug in usb-creator

For future reference, you might be interested to know that a lot of applications have bug-reporting functionality built into them. This is typically accessible via the Report a Problem option in the Help menu for the relevant application. (You can learn more about this feature at

affects: ubuntu → usb-creator (Ubuntu)
komputes (komputes) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. Unfortunately, we can't fix it because your description didn't include enough information. You may find it helpful to read "How to report bugs effectively" We'd be grateful if you would then provide a more complete description of the problem.

We have instructions on debugging some types of problems at

At a minimum, we need:
1. the specific steps or actions you took that caused you to encounter the problem,
2. the behavior you expected, and
3. the behavior you actually encountered (in as much detail as possible).

If this is a reproducible bug in the latest version of ubuntu & usb-creator, please reproduce the issue then use the following command to report the bug:

$ ubuntu-bug usb-creator


Changed in usb-creator (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
John Rose (johnaaronrose) wrote :

Your request for more information did not specify that you require. What information do you require?

Victor Vargas (kamus) wrote :

We are closing this bug report because it lacks the information we need to investigate the problem, as described in the previous comments. Please reopen it if you can give us the missing information, and don't hesitate to submit bug reports in the future. To reopen the bug report you can click on the current status, under the Status column, and change the Status back to "New". Thanks again!

Changed in usb-creator (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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