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Re: Bug#31958: falsely reporting corrupt deb-file

On Sat, 16 Jan 1999, Edwin Martin wrote:

> Package: dpkg
> Version: (i386 elf)
> dpkg reports a .deb file is corrupted, while I'm certain it isn't
> I downloaded the file from different places and in different ways
> (Netscape and binary ftp). The locations I tried are:
>  ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/dists/proposed-updates/netstd_3.07-2hamm.4_i386.deb
>  ftp://ftp.cistron.nl/pub/debian/stable/binary-i386/net/netstd_3.07-2hamm.2.deb

Verify the md5 hash of the file:

09e42bdecf569362df94be850605645b  netstd_3.07-2hamm.4_i386.deb

If it does not match exactly that then you are not downloading the file
correctly and the bug should be closed.


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