kdenetwork-3.1.tar.bz2 - directory checksum error
arvind_kamath at groton.pfizer.com
Thu Feb 20 19:07:52 UTC 2003
I guess the bug still exists in Solaris tar, but now its pretty random.
Even though it worked for the other packages, it refused to work for this
one. I had to use a linux machine to untar it (as I didn't want to install 2
versions of tar on Solaris) and it worked fine.
Thanks for your help
From: Chris Howells [mailto:chris at chrishowells.co.uk]
Sent: Thursday, February 20, 2003 11:22 AM
To: Kamath, Arvind
Cc: webmaster at kde.org
Subject: Re: kdenetwork-3.1.tar.bz2 - directory checksum error
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On Thursday 20 February 2003 16:13, Kamath, Arvind wrote:
> I tried. The previous version was downloaded several days back.. I tried
> again today.. same result. I know there was an issue earlier with Solaris
> tar and GNU tar not giving consistent results regarding checksum, however
> this time, even the configure files were not present in the directory
> created. Besides, the other archives work fine with Solaris tar.
> So far, I've bunzipped and untarred the following:
That's weird. I take it your not using "md5sum" or a similar program to get
checksum? If there's a md5sum program for Solaris, can you run it on the
kdenetwork file and compare it to the md5 checksum listed on this page:
You should be able to work out whether it's being downloaded correctly at
Cheers, Chris Howells -- chris at chrishowells.co.uk, howells at kde.org
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