Fri Sep 19 15:34:00 GMT 2003
Cliff Hones wrote:
> Jason Fu wrote:
>>Please be informed that the installation of tetex-base 2.02-13 gets hung.
> How long have you left it? I seem to recall thinking it got stuck
> too, but I was using a rather old and slow processor. It did
> eventually finish, despite giving the impression of doing nothing for
> some time.
I had the same problem. Doing a tar jtvf on the bzip2ed tar file
revealed that the download had an integrity problem:
-rw-r--r-- root/root 18948 1997-12-26 17:00:00
bzip2: Data integrity error when decompressing.
Input file = (stdin), output file = (stdout)
It is possible that the compressed file(s) have become corrupted.
You can use the -tvv option to test integrity of such files.
You can use the `bzip2recover' program to attempt to recover
data from undamaged sections of corrupted files.
-rw-r--r-- root/root 18386 1995-10-18 18:00:00
tar: Unexpected EOF in archive
tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now
While the installation seems to be hang, it's actually working. A peek
into the directory indicates that the file being installed is growing
[weiqi@weiqigao /usr/share/texmf/fonts/type1/public/cmcyr] 178 $ ls -lart
-rwxrwxrwx 1 weiqi Domain U 17487 Oct 18 1995 cmcb10.pfb
-rwxrwxrwx 1 weiqi Domain U 18948 Dec 26 1997 cmcbx12.pfb
-rwxrwxrwx 1 weiqi Domain U 18173 Dec 26 1997 cmcbx10.pfb
drwxrwxrwx+ 7 weiqi Domain U 0 Sep 19 10:00 ..
drwxrwxrwx+ 2 weiqi Domain U 0 Sep 19 10:18 .
-rwxrwxrwx 1 weiqi Domain U 436764035 Sep 19 10:20 cmcbx5.pfb
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