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I have a problem when i try to download the maverick iso. after download i always get the wrong iso checksum with gtkhash? I already tried from several locations provided via the ubuntu page but not succeeded.

The hash should be

59d15a16ce90c8ee97fa7c211b7673a8 ubuntu-10.10-desktop-i386.iso 

i get

681689736dcdf7dc28384836eed6e55f

or

9174d1e4767d2c3e5b365444d0c8a771

Update: Downloading the image via torrent seems more reliable than via http or ftp because of the internal torrent checksum tests

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Can you append both the source-hash and the one you're getting to your question? –  Stefano Palazzo Dec 12 '10 at 17:24
    
yes, just updated my question. –  NES Dec 12 '10 at 17:30
    
That sounds like a typical hardware (memory or disk) issue or a filesystem bug. –  JanC Dec 12 '10 at 22:48
    
Have you tried booting the disk and selecting "Check Disk for Errors" from the boot-menu? (hit return while the little icon appears, right at the beginning of the boot process) –  Stefano Palazzo Dec 12 '10 at 23:10
    
@Stefano: No i haven't even burned the iso. I tried the torrent solution without checking the iso after downloading and burned it now and the image worked. –  NES Dec 13 '10 at 12:12

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I would suggest downloading from a different source and then checking the md5. I have good results from linuxtracker.org for both speed and reliability with checksums.

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just torrents there? –  NES Dec 12 '10 at 17:24

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