wubi r255 - Ubuntu Desktop failed to install from disk image - wrong download url

Bug #924752 reported by Jean-Baptiste Lallement
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Bug Description

Wubi r255

Ubuntu Desktop failed to download disk image and crash with
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "\lib\wubi\application.py", line 58, in run
  File "\lib\wubi\application.py", line 132, in select_task
  File "\lib\wubi\application.py", line 158, in run_installer
  File "\lib\wubi\backends\common\tasklist.py", line 197, in __call__
  File "\lib\wubi\backends\win32\backend.py", line 437, in extract_diskimage
  File "\lib\ntpath.py", line 199, in basename
  File "\lib\ntpath.py", line 163, in split
  File "\lib\ntpath.py", line 118, in splitdrive
TypeError: unsubscriptable object

It tries to download the disk image from http://releases.ubuntu.com/12.04/ubuntu-12.04-wubi-amd64.tar.xz

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Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :
description: updated
tags: added: iso-testing qa-manual-testing rls-mgr-p-tracking
Changed in wubi:
importance: Undecided → Critical
assignee: nobody → Canonical Foundations Team (canonical-foundations)
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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:

Steve Langasek (vorlon)
Changed in wubi:
assignee: Canonical Foundations Team (canonical-foundations) → Evan Dandrea (ev)
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Evan (ev) wrote :

New wubi is up at http://people.canonical.com/~evand/wubi/precise/wubi-r256.exe . It will be on the next CD build.

Changed in wubi:
status: New → Fix Released
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