[OS X TeX] Waterloo problem
vic at norton.name
Tue Jun 23 21:06:43 CEST 2015
On Jun 23, 2015, at 1:07 PM, Herbert Schulz <herbs at wideopenwest.com> wrote:
>> On Jun 18, 2015, at 4:49 PM, Vic Norton <vic at norton.name> wrote:
>> I tried downloading the new MacTeX package from the Waterloo mirror
>> a couple of times. The download was successful both times, but the
>> installation failed right away.
>> Then I downloaded the MacTeX package from
>> I don't know what mirror the package came from, but I had no problem
>> installing it.
>> Is the Waterloo package busted? Maybe someone else could try it.
> Did you check the md5 sum on the downloads as suggested in the `Installation Errors' section on the MacTeX download page, <http://www.tug.org/mactex/mactex-download.html>?
> Good Luck,
> Herb Schulz
> (herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
Thanks for the recommendation, Herb. I downloaded the MacTeX package from Waterloo again. The md5 sum was not anything like the tug.org sum:
I have no idea how to get in touch with the appropriate people in Waterloo, but their MacTeX package is no good.
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