[pkg-fso-maint] install.sh typo in stage debian

Joachim Breitner nomeata at debian.org
Sat Feb 28 12:59:34 UTC 2009

Hi Jos,

please reply to the list, there are more knowledgeable people there...

Am Samstag, den 28.02.2009, 13:46 +0100 schrieb Jos vd Snepscheut:
> Thanks for the quick answer!
> and no I do not no about ar,.... but yes there is an error involving 
> this ar.
> I have run install.sh debian again and I get this error message:
> Install a basic Debian system
> * Downloading cdebootstrap package
> Connecting to ftp2.nl.debian.org (
> cdebootstrap.deb 100% |*******************************| 2207 --:--:-- ETA
> ar: invalid ar magic
> tar: /tmp/data.tar.gz: Cannot open: No such file or directory
> tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now
> tar: Child returned status 2
> tar: Error exit delayed from previous errors
> Maybe you can help me avoiding this error?

This means that the cdebootstrap package that’s downloaded is broken –
it seems that there is no ftp2.nl.debian.org. Try ftp.nl.debian.org.

> Ps since I will be away until tomorrow evening I can not reply until than.

Joachim "nomeata" Breitner
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