On Jun 27, 2006, at 1:40 AM, Vincent Torri wrote:

[ mingw-runtime and win32 api are correctly installed ]

Extracting binutils-2.15.91-20040904-1.tar.gz

untgz::extract -d 'C:\Algo\msys\1.0\mingw' -z


tgz_extract: bad header checksum

Error: Failure reading from tarball.

Is it a known problem ?


A few days ago I posted a small doc on setting up Eclipse with MinGW.  Since the 10 people have replied to me with this same info.  I assume that, yeah, it's a bug.  I have simply had them select a mirror that was not in the States and it worked like a champ.

I hope this helps.