fetchmail checksum mismatch error

Kevin Kinsey kdk at daleco.biz
Wed Apr 11 16:59:03 UTC 2007

Zbigniew Szalbot wrote:
> Dear all,
> I tried updating fetchmail today from 6.3.6 to 6.3.8. I used portupgrade
> to do it. However, I got an error message about checksum mismatch.
> I suspect it may have something to do with me stopping the upgrade process
> because while downloading the files, the connection froze and there was no
> progress for about 15 minutes or so. So I pressect CTRL-C on the command
> line and tried again. Since then I have been getting checksum mismatch
> warnings and I am not able to upgrade.
> What should I do now? Your advice is very much appreciated!
> Thank you!

Possibly, delete the partially-downloaded fetchmail tarball in 
/usr/ports/distfiles and try again?


Kevin Kinsey
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