Mailinglist Archive: opensuse-factory (757 mails)

< Previous Next >
Re: [opensuse-factory] makeSUSEdvd error
On Thu, May 04, 2006 at 12:33:27AM +0200, Carlos E. R. wrote:
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
> Hash: SHA1
>
>
> The Wednesday 2006-05-03 at 18:08 +0200, houghi wrote:
>
>
> > > /usr/share/doc/packages/checkmedia/README explains how the check works
> > > and how to add the checksum - maybe this is a nice feature for your
> > > script, too ;-)
> >
> > OK, I did `tagmedia --check --md5 SUSE-10.1-0-DVD.iso` and now indeed I
> > get the Media check. I then get that the md5sum is wrong.
>
> IMO, checking the media for a dvd generated and burnt locally, and
> probably checked by k3b or equivalent, is probably a waste of time. If we
> downloaded the dvd iso, then it makes sense.

I generaly don't do it. However it could be that somebody makes his own CD
or DVD (e.g. slick) and distributes the iso. If it is then workes, it is a
nice extra.

I will start a new thread about it, as I don't think it is related to
this.

houghi
--
Nutze die Zeit. Sie ist das Kostbarste, was wir haben, denn es
ist unwiederbringliche Lebenszeit. Leben ist aber mehr als Werk
und Arbeit, und das Sein wichtiger als das Tun - Johannes Müller-Elmau

< Previous Next >
List Navigation
Follow Ups