Incorrect MD5SUM

Paul Howarth paul at
Thu Jan 20 14:51:45 UTC 2005

Dennis Shaw wrote:
> Hello all. I've downloaded FC3-x86_64-DVD.iso about 4 times from 4 
> different mirrors and upon running "md5sum FC3-x86_64-DVD.iso", I get 
> "9db75af7848f1d860343550ad0df078d"  every time. According to the MD5SUM 
> file it's supposed to be "2786a751df919f340d967a4833b63b16". It's hard 
> to believe that 4 seperate downloads of the same file produced the same 
> incorrect md5sum. I've tried burning it to a DVD anyway and it will boot 
> and start the install process but then stop with the message "No Fedora 
> Core Install Files Were Found." Am I doing something wrong here?

Probably. How are you doing the download? What is the exact size in 
bytes of your downloaded file?


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