[CentOS-devel] Bad checksums in repodata

Thu Jul 31 16:07:23 UTC 2008
Joshua Baker-LePain <jlb17 at duke.edu>

On Wed, 30 Jul 2008 at 10:32pm, Johnny Hughes wrote

> Joshua Baker-LePain wrote:
>> It seems like there are some bad checksums in the updates repodata for the 
>> x86_64 5.2 tree (the onlyone I've checked).  Trying to update a freshly 
>> installed (and fairly minimal, so I don't know exactly how many packages 
>> are affected) system I get:
> This issue should have been cleared up long ago
> where are you syncing your info from

I had tried both rsync://ftp.linux.ncsu.edu/CentOS/5.2/updates and 
rsync://mirror.linux.duke.edu/pub/centos/5/updates, with the same result. 
Both had all the latest package updates (e.g. nss_ldap) but also the bad 
checksums.  I just checked 
http://mirror.stanford.edu/yum/pub/centos/5/updates and it was wrong as 

Joshua Baker-LePain
QB3 Shared Cluster Sysadmin