[OS X TeX] Waterloo problem
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Jun 23 21:16:55 CEST 2015
I just checked and Waterloo is NOT on the list of active CTAN repositories.
> On Jun 23, 2015, at 2:06 PM, Vic Norton <vic at norton.name> wrote:
> 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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