checksum md5/sha1 for glibc-common-2.8-8.i386.rpm
pocallaghan at gmail.com
Thu Jul 31 12:23:34 UTC 2008
On Wed, 2008-07-30 at 17:26 -0700, Rich Emberson wrote:
> Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
> > On Thu, 2008-07-31 at 01:44 +0200, Michael Schwendt wrote:
> > > On Wed, 30 Jul 2008 15:53:24 -0700, Rich Emberson wrote:
> > >
> > > > Could someone please post the checksum, md5 or sha1, for the
> > > > Fedora 9 update glibc-common-2.8-8.i386.rpm?
> > > >
> > > > Thanks
> > > >
> > > > I am having a bear of a time downloading the rpm:
> > > > https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-list/2008-July/msg03696.html
> > > The checksum alone won't help you, but learning how to use
> > > "rsync"
> > > to complete damaged/partial downloads would be my recommendation.
> > > There are several rsync Fedora mirrors world-wide.
> > >
> > > Run "rpm -Kv glibc-common-2.8-8.i386.rpm" on the downloaded
> > > file to verify it.
> > Also, try "wget -c" if you can't find a suitable rsync mirror.
> > poc
> The link in my post lists the various downloading
> mechanisms I tried which included: yum, wget, commandline
> ftp, firefox ftp, firefox http, curl and rsync.
Quoting from the link you posted: "wget: hung after a couple of MBytes -
about 6%.". Meaning it connected and started transferring, so "wget -c"
will transfer a bit more. Repeat as needed.
This isn't theoretical, I've done it a few times in the past.
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