flashplugin-nonfree corrupt on master and mirrors

Bug #189978 reported by Harald Schilly on 2008-02-07
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
flashplugin-nonfree (Ubuntu)
Javier Jardón

Bug Description

Binary package hint: flashplugin-nonfree

when upgrading flashplugin-nonfree i recieve an invalid archive
mirrors i tried: master (archives.ubuntu.com), inode.at and gd.tuwien.ac.at
all of them give this (each after sudo apt-get clean & update)

$ sudo apt-get install --reinstall flashplugin-nonfree
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 1 reinstalled, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 18.1kB of archives.
After unpacking 0B of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy-updates/multiverse flashplugin-nonfree [18.1kB]
Fetched 18.1kB in 0s (62.2kB/s)
Preconfiguring packages ...
(Reading database ... 318369 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace flashplugin-nonfree (using .../flashplugin-nonfree_9. ...
Unpacking replacement flashplugin-nonfree ...
Setting up flashplugin-nonfree ( ...
Installing from local file /var/cache/flashplugin-nonfree/install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz
md5sum mismatch install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz
The Flash plugin is NOT installed.

Javier Jardón (jjardon) wrote :


delete /var/cache/flashplugin-nonfree/install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz and reinstall again:

>sudo apt-get install --reinstall flashplugin-nonfree

Changed in flashplugin-nonfree:
assignee: nobody → torkiano
status: New → Incomplete
Kjell Braden (afflux) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This particular bug has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug 173890, so it is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Feel free to continue to report any other bugs you may find.

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