iso disk problems

Paul Howarth paul at city-fan.org
Thu Jan 26 10:14:53 UTC 2006


David Fletcher wrote:
> I've found that it's far better to use bit torrent. I used the 
> information and torrent files here
> 
> http://torrent.fedoraproject.org/
> 
> to download FC5t2 but FC4 is available here too.
> 
> My service went down loads of times because the ISP was fooling around 
> doing upgrades all weekend, so I had to keep resetting the router to get 
> it going again. But sha1sum said that all the files were OK.

You can also use bittorrent (or rsync) to "repair" an existing 
partially-downloaded ISO, which will probably be quicker than starting 
the download again.

Paul.




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