Anyone looking at the 'setup.exe' 2.510.2.1 crashing problem?
Thu Sep 8 16:02:00 GMT 2005
On Thu, Sep 08, 2005 at 04:49:03PM +0100, Dave Korn wrote:
>>From: Igor Pechtchanski
>>Sent: 08 September 2005 16:34
>>Not really. You do have a "download some files" step. Perhaps Dave
>>should've said "a *perceived* discrepancy", however, i.e., a genuine
>>bug in setup.
>Yep, I reckon it is that. It gets the size wrong somehow. My
>suggestion would be to trap and just ignore the exception in Scan.....
>since we'll be checking the actual md5 before we go and install it.
>However I can't get my trial runs to get that far yet, they still all
>die with the source package lookup bug.
Right. If there is no way whatsoever to use setup.exe to download files
to a directory, it's more than just a "discrepancy". You seemed to be
chasing some other problem which is why I showed the steps to cause
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