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Old 01-20-2004, 05:15 PM   #1
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rpmbuild cpio read error

I've tried to rebuild some srpms I got from freshrpms, ran into this type of problem for some srpms:

error: unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/src/redhat/SOURCES/lzo-1.08.tar.gz;400db4be: cpio: read
error: cannot be installed

What does this mean? The command I used is:
rpmbuild --rebuild --target=i686
Old 08-25-2007, 12:43 AM   #2
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your file may be corrupted.Try to download the same file by using some other mirror.


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