[texhax] corrupt MacTeX .dmg at http://mirror.ctan.org/systems/mac/mactex/MacTeX.dmg

Karl Berry karl at freefriends.org
Thu Aug 9 23:46:28 CEST 2007

Hello Hans,

    The disk-image you supply at
    http://mirror.ctan.org/systems/mac/mactex/MacTeX.dmg seems to be corrupt.

The original MacTeX.dmg image is OK, really. The likely culprit is that
the large file was corrupted during the download. You can choose a CTAN
mirro explicitly by downloading via this url:


A printed list is available at

(Also, if you use ftp explicitly, be sure to transfer the file in binary

Hope this helps,

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