[svlug] any south bay retail source for Cheapbytes or similar distro CDs?

Jeffrey Siegal jbs at quiotix.com
Thu Nov 8 16:10:01 PST 2001


"Karsten M. Self" wrote:
> Interesting.  I'm finding a mismatch for the LNX-BBC published md5sum
> and my own disk:
> 
>     disk:        ad6ef17ff8145595728f9fafb7ae495e
>     lnxbbc.org:  2f87c9e823d44c65da95181cd3e77f4e

I'm not positive, but I think there is some "format" to an .iso file
that makes it not identical to the blocks on the CD.  If this is
correct, to correctly calculate the md5sum, you'd have to convert the CD
to an .iso file and then do an md5sum on that.




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