[Slackbuilds-users] Trouble downloading from sourceforge.net
peter at peter-dambier.de
Mon Nov 25 19:54:35 UTC 2019
On 11/25/2019 08:49 PM, Matteo Bernardini wrote:
> Il giorno lun 25 nov 2019 alle ore 20:35 Peter Dambier
> <peter at peter-dambier.de> ha scritto:
>> e.g. from pcmanfm Slackbuild I wanted to download
>> After lots of lots of redirect wget gave up.
>> Trying the homepage got me into an ants nest where stupid me signed up
>> for a newsletter in the 50th floor below ground but I still could not
>> get the source.
>> Google finally found it at:
>> Again lots of lots of redirect and finally I get it from
>> The redirects for both URLs looked the same. That is why I dont think
>> there is a need to change the download in the SlackBuild.
>> Horses tend to drop their manure everywhere but I remember there
>> were quite a lot of downloads that did not succeed. pcmanfm actually was
>> the first one I finally made to download after all obstacles.
>> md5sum matched. pcmanfm-1.3.1-i586-1_SBo.tgz created.
>> and it runs on Slackware Current 32 Bit.
>> Sorry for the rant but I had to vent because if I had blown my top like
>> SpaceX did with Starship MK 1, I would look really silly :)
> maybe is a temporary problem at SourceForge, it happens sometimes.
> remember that there's a backup hosting for the tarballs linked here at
> SBo, sbosrcarch (courtesy of Urchlay and hosted by Tadgy)
> SlackBuilds-users mailing list
> SlackBuilds-users at slackbuilds.org
> Archives - https://lists.slackbuilds.org/pipermail/slackbuilds-users/
> FAQ - https://slackbuilds.org/faq/
That is good news.
Peter and Karin Dambier
+49(6209)280-3030 (VoIP: GGEW)
+49(6252)750-308 (VoIP: sipgate.de)
mail: peter at peter-dambier.de
More information about the SlackBuilds-users