KDE Installer issues (Re: hi, KDE Install success, wrote down some stuff)

Ben Aceler aceler at gmail.com
Wed Nov 7 17:35:45 CET 2007

2007/11/7, Christian Ehrlicher <Ch.Ehrlicher at gmx.de>:
> S Page schrieb:
> > I ran into the corrupt download problem Mr. Aceler mentioned: the
> > installer doesn't report a downloaded file is corrupted (although it
> > logs "Warning:Can not open download/path/package.zip" in
> > kdewin-installer.log), and will reuse the local corrupted file next time
> > you try to install.
> >
> > So I deleted my incomplete 58MB kdebase-msvc-3.95-1-bin.zip file and
> > re-ran.  The installer completed successfully, but again the zip file
> > was incomplete (only 26,821,288 bytes).
> >
> > According to Process Monitor, the installer had no errors writing out
> > the downloaded file.  I couldn't get Process Monitor to show the network
> > requests; it seemed like a separate thread exited and the main thread
> > wrote out the last 10,220 bytes of the file.
> >
> We'll add md5 checksum support soon. I've also fixed the installer to
> delete files when download aborted. Clicking Cancel during download
> should now also stop the process.

The best solution is to continue download, I hope it will be
implemented before release point. Consider this as a wish :)

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