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Where can I find valid installers/report corrupt ones for Mac OSX? [closed]

asked 2012-02-20 15:03:49 +0100

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updated 2015-08-31 08:55:10 +0100

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I downloaded the install file for Mac 3.5.0 ; when i try to run its states image could not be opened due to file corruption. Have downloaded several times. 3.4.5 works fine thx

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answered 2012-02-21 20:34:37 +0100

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This download will not mount and gives error that it is corrupted, at mirror (other US sites OK): http://mirror.layerjet.com/tdf/libreoffice/stable/3.5.0/mac/x86/LibO_3.5.0_MacOS_x86_install_en-US.dmg This bad DMG gave me md5 = c9ab584ee4d2472576345d09b875ad5c Should be md5 = dd8d15ddc09f482a2ed58ec774a053a2

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confirming. Notifying the resposible folks and disabling the mirror until the problem is sorted out.

cloph gravatar imagecloph ( 2012-02-22 00:09:32 +0100 )edit
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answered 2012-02-21 00:31:03 +0100

JuanPickselov gravatar image

updated 2012-02-21 01:26:59 +0100

Same problem here. On Mac OS X 10.6.8 downloaded 3 times from http://download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/3.5.0/mac/x86/LibO_3.5.0_MacOS_x86_install_en-US.dmg

Each time neither the MD5 nor the SHA-1 matched and the Mac reported the data file was corrupted.

On the intel MacBook Pro

UPDATE: Solved my problem by purposely picking a mirror site. http://ftp.ussg.indiana.edu/tdf/libreoffice/stable/3.5.0/mac/x86/LibO_3.5.0_MacOS_x86_install_en-US.dmg worked well for me

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download.documentfoundation.org is just a redirector - it hands over the browser a mirror that is near the user. So it would be interesting to know which mirror was chosen. Maybe you still got that info in your browser's download history - if not, the mirror that is first in the list will do as well

cloph gravatar imagecloph ( 2012-02-22 00:07:45 +0100 )edit

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