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Fedora 17 Scientific download fail

asked 2012-11-29 18:35:52 -0500

updated 2013-06-04 00:13:56 -0500

Trying to DL

Website lists iso file size as 2.5G, but the DL stops at 223MB. I can DL all of 64bit iso (2.5G)

Is the file size really 223MB, or is this some error somewhere ??

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answered 2013-06-04 00:20:39 -0500

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updated 2013-06-04 00:31:29 -0500

Starting the download from your URL using wget shows it is indeed 2.5G:

Length: 2667577344 (2.5G) [application/octet-stream]

so there's probably something wrong with whatever software you are using to download it. Try wget or curl, if possible. (BTW, wget will show you exactly which mirror you're downloading from, in case that's the problem, though I think it's more likely to be your OS or downloading software. Are you downloading both images on the same machine, using the same software?)

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answered 2012-11-29 23:33:51 -0500

Jomoos gravatar image

Did you tried other mirrors?

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A full list of Fedora mirrors is available here:

FranciscoD_ gravatar imageFranciscoD_ ( 2013-02-21 23:45:31 -0500 )edit

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