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#2105 mingw-get fails on invalid HTML link

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2013-10-13
2013-10-13
Michael Rauch
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Trying to run installer did not work,.
I tried then manual frist time installation and get some errors.

Are there actual links changed ?

C:\COMP\MinGW\bin>mingw-get.exe install mingw-get
mingw-get.exe: WARNING C:\COMP\MinGW\var/lib/mingw-get/data/profile.xml: user configuration file missing
mingw-get.exe: INFO C:\COMP\MinGW\var/lib/mingw-get/data/defaults.xml: trying system default configuration
Downloading catalogue: package-list.xml; (item 1 of 1)
mingw-get.exe: ERROR http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/mingw/package-list.xml.lzma?download:cannot open URL
mingw-get.exe: ERROR Sync Repository: http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/mingw/package-list.xml.lzma?download: d
ownload failed
mingw-get.exe: WARNING Load catalogue: FAILED: package-list.xml

mingw-get.exe: ERROR mingw-get: unknown package

Discussion

  • Earnie Boyd
    Earnie Boyd
    2013-10-13

    • status: open --> closed
     
  • Earnie Boyd
    Earnie Boyd
    2013-10-13

    Maybe SF was doing maintenance. Errors in downloading from SF is not something we can control. You'll just have to try again.