Re: Corrupt Packages.gz while attempting network install
On Mon, Feb 09, 2004 at 02:57:11PM +1100, Rob Weir wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 08, 2004 at 01:56:30PM -0800, John Christian said
> > So ... I can't seem to pass the corrupt (MD5?) tests on both the ISO
> > images and http mirrors.
> Your ISO has a incorrect md5sum? That means the image is corrupt,
> you'll need to re-download it or find somone serving the ISOs over rsync
> so you can fix it up.
Maybe your .iso didn't actually finish downloading. Use "wget -c". You
can start/stop downloads. you can switch mirrors and find the fastest
one. In the course of a download you might even find that you start
with one mirror and finish with another.
I haven't tried the rsync way. I guess I should one day.
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