Webmin fails to download

Matthias Apitz guru at unixarea.de
Mon Mar 28 17:49:02 UTC 2016

On Monday, 28 March 2016 18:50:37 CEST, @lbutlr <kremels at kreme.com> wrote:
> When trying to install webmin via ports, all I get is
> ===>>> Waiting on fetch & checksum for sysutils/webmin <<<===
> ===>  License BSD3CLAUSE accepted by the user
> ===>   webmin-1.780 depends on file: /usr/local/sbin/pkg - found
> => webmin-1.780.tar.gz doesn't seem to exist in /usr/ports/distfiles//.
> => Attempting to fetch 
> http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/webadmin/webmin/1.780/webmin-1.780.tar.gz
> webmin-1.780.tar.gz     
> Over an over.
> I can download the file directly via a browser (after sitting 
> through the stupid waiting period and add banner BS), but if I 
> then copy webmin-1.780.tar.gz to /usr/ports/distfiles manually, 
> I still get the exact same behavior.
> I assume this is because SF is dumb, but how do i get around it?

Start with checking/comparing file size and sha256 hash


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