md5sum mismatch install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz on Ubuntu 7.10 64bit

Bug #174438 reported by John.Michael.Kane on 2007-12-06
4
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
flashplugin-nonfree (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

This "md5sum mismatch" still persists on a fresh Gutsy 71.0 Ubuntu 64bit install. When installing via synaptic on is lead to believe the package has installed,however. upon testing a website with flash content it becomes obvious the flash plugin did not install.

Running this command from the terminal sudo apt-get install flashplugin-nonfree

Returns: The following NEW packages will be installed:
  flashplugin-nonfree nspluginwrapper
0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 0B/129kB of archives.
After unpacking 537kB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? Y
Preconfiguring packages ...
Selecting previously deselected package nspluginwrapper.
(Reading database ... 89520 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking nspluginwrapper (from .../nspluginwrapper_0.9.91.5-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb) ...
Selecting previously deselected package flashplugin-nonfree.
Unpacking flashplugin-nonfree (from .../flashplugin-nonfree_9.0.48.0.2+really0ubuntu12_amd64.deb) ...
Setting up nspluginwrapper (0.9.91.5-1ubuntu1) ...
Setting up flashplugin-nonfree (9.0.48.0.2+really0ubuntu12) ...
Downloading...
--10:10:41-- http://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/current/install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz
           => `./install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz'
Resolving fpdownload.macromedia.com... 72.247.202.70
Connecting to fpdownload.macromedia.com|72.247.202.70|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 3,036,127 (2.9M) [application/x-gzip]

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10:10:44 (997.36 KB/s) - `./install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz' saved [3036127/3036127]

Download done.
md5sum mismatch install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz
The Flash plugin is NOT installed.

Ditto, same thing happens on Kubuntu 7.10 i386:

"Download done.
md5sum mismatch install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz
The Flash plugin is NOT installed."

Woops, sorry, this appears to be a duplicate of bug 174276.

Dara Adib (daradib) wrote :

Marked as duplicate of bug 173890.

neotasic1 (tbabiak) wrote :

ditto - latest release from adobe doesn't work.

Martin (lodp) wrote :

still the same thing here..

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