texlive install dies.

Andrea D'Amore and.damore at macports.org
Sun Oct 10 01:53:04 PDT 2010

On Sun, Oct 10, 2010 at 9:52 AM, John B Brown <jbb at vcn.com> wrote:

>        Yes, the log file was gone after I retried successfully, but when it
> was still there I did a cat of it and cut and pasted the screen display into
> a text file which is what I posted.

The format of the text you pasted is inconsistent with what you just wrote.

> I went directly to
> http://distfiles.macports.org/texlive-fonts-extra/ and tried to download
> from the site. My download stopped at 85Mb on a 111Mb file. I then paused
> the download after waiting about ten minutes for it to resume by itself. The
> resume button resumed the download and the file size to be downloaded
> changed from 111Mb to 158Mb.
>        What is that all about?

Some network issue, I too can never get high speed when using
macports.org server.

Try using another URI like


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