Re: Regarding Debian 3.1_r1 DVD ISOs
On Sun, Jan 22, 2006 at 07:07:35PM -0500, Pat Carrier|Karce wrote:
>While trying to download the ISO images for Debian 3.1r1, I noticed
>that all the HTTP mirrors contain the wrong iso image, including your
>default sweeden page. According to the page, the
>debian-31r1-i386-binary-1.iso file is 4.3GB, however when downloaded,
>it's only 384MB. Also debian-31r1-i386-binary-2.iso is also in the
>4.1GB, but when downloaded, is only 131MB. I am running Win XP pro, so
>I don't imagine it's an issue with filesize. Are there any mirrors that
>have the correct file?
On cdimage.d.o itself:
drwxr-sr-x 2 deb-cd deb-cd 111 2005-12-24 14:42 .
drwxrwsr-x 8 deb-cd deb-cd 89 2005-12-24 14:33 ..
-rw-r--r-- 1 deb-cd deb-cd 4688920576 2005-12-20 03:01 debian-31r1-i386-binary-1.iso
-rw-r--r-- 1 deb-cd deb-cd 4429221888 2005-12-20 03:33 debian-31r1-i386-binary-2.iso
-rw-r--r-- 1 deb-cd deb-cd 128 2005-12-20 01:19 MD5SUMS
-rw-r--r-- 1 deb-cd deb-cd 185 2005-12-24 14:42 MD5SUMS.sign
And a web browser here shows the same numbers.
Many web browsers don't do the right thing when downloading large
files, as mentioned at http://www.debian.org/CD/http-ftp/ .
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. firstname.lastname@example.org
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