[xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 9.04 alternate - corrupted ISO

Pasi Lallinaho open at knome.fi
Thu May 7 18:59:30 UTC 2009

Charlie Kravetz wrote:
> On Thu, 07 May 2009 16:55:09 +0200
> Stjepan Brbot <stjepan.brbot at zg.t-com.hr> wrote:
>> I donwloaded Xubuntu 9.04 alternate i386 several times from different
>> mirrors and recorded it onto CD using different recording speeds
>> (including 2x) but internal installation checksum verification always
>> reports the same error:
>> The ./pool/main/g/gcalctool/gcalctool_5.26.0-0ubuntu1_i386.deb failed
>> the MD5 checksum verification.
>> Interesting is that checking downloaded ISO file using MD5 given on
>> download sites is OK.
>> It seems that something is wrong with this ISO file (Xubuntu 9.04
>> alternate). Could somebody confirm successful installation of this
>> Xubuntu? (alternate)
> I downloaded the Xubuntu 9.04 alternate-i386.iso using the reference at 
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/JauntyJackalope/Final#To%20Get%20Xubuntu%209.04 .
> I burned the iso to a cd-r using Brasero, and then ran "Check disk for
> defects" from the main menu of the cd. On my PIII, 866MHz cpu with
> 512MB ram, I have to turn off the computer and turn it back on to run
> the installation, which is normal for that computer. 
> I then ran the installation with no issues. 
Hi Stjepan,

could you be more specific what does "different mirrors" mean and which
were those mirrors?


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