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Old 05-31-2002, 01:34 PM   #1
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ISO matching size


If I do a "du -ks ." on my Redhat 7.1 CD i get 658150kB but the ISO of 7.1 is 656756kB.

Is there any error or?
Should the size of the CD always match the size of the ISO?

Old 05-31-2002, 02:05 PM   #2
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why don't

u check the mdsum for ur iso
Old 05-31-2002, 03:45 PM   #3
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The actual size of the ISO file and the mounted CD-ROM filesystem size reported by du may be different. Again, to be absolutely sure that you'll have a good copy of RedHat is to check the MD5 sums of the ISO files before you burn them.
Old 05-31-2002, 05:30 PM   #4
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you could technically make back iso file from cd and check sizes again, I'm not sure about checksums


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