On Thursday, August 07, 2008, at 02:34PM, "Bernhard Rosenkränzer" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>I know this error message usually indicates a corrupted download or
>somesuch -- but in this particular case, rebuilding the package doesn't help.
>Trying to install
>always results in
>error: unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/lib/libxml2.a;489b3fda: cpio:
>File digest mismatch
with what is in the header.
>Rebuilding doesn't help, and rpm -qp --checksig
>libxml-static-2.6.32-1ark.i586.rpm agress that the file is ok.
Note that rpm -qp verifies payload digest, not file digests.
>The source rpm is
Rebuilding from *.src.rpm won't help (but won't hurt). The plaintext and the digest are in the
Including prelinked *.so libraries in packages can/will lead to curious
behavior like you are reporting. But prelinking does not touch *.a
73 de Jeff
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Received on Fri Aug 8 00:46:19 2008