Adrian Pavone <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > From what I read about the checksums for 6.1, the checksum was > generated with a checksum actually being present in the ISO (which was > then overwritten by the newly developed checksum). As such, the checksum > will never match, as a checksum can never match if it is included in the > file that is being checksummed (well, in theory, it is possible for it > to match, but the algorithm to calculate it and processing power > required is astronomically complex). > > It is possible I am thinking of a different FreeBSD ISO, but I am sure > it was one of the 6's, and there are only 2 of those.
6.1 does match the checksum. If yours doesn't, it isn't correct. The most common cause of this is downloading in (FTP) "ASCII" mode, which will corrupt the file. _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"