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Old 06-25-2003, 06:11 AM   #1
sumpter
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Unhappy Redhat 9 disk2 testing problem


hi everyone
i downloaded the download version of the red hat 9 from the offical website. before i installed it, i tested all the disks to see if they work and i kept getting the second disk failed..... after that, i went to the other websites to redownload the disk2, but they kept not working.
i am wondering whether it is my problems or not........
now i am stuck and ask for helping here...
thanks dude

 
Old 06-25-2003, 06:58 AM   #2
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Check the md5sum of the downloaded ISO. If you are running Windows, go to www.md5summer.org and download the program. Run that, select the ISO, and check the output against the md5sum published on the site from which you downloaded the ISO. If they match, then the download is good.

The md5sum is like a fingerprint. If yours matched theirs, then you have an exact copy.
 
  


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