now, failure installing npm

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Sun Nov 20 23:18:18 PST 2011

On Nov 20, 2011, at 21:47, Mr. Puneet Kishor wrote:

> punkish at localhost ~$sudo port install npm
> --->  Computing dependencies for npm
> --->  Fetching archive for npm
> --->  Attempting to fetch npm-1.0.106_0.darwin_11.noarch.tbz2 from
> --->  Fetching npm
> --->  Verifying checksum(s) for npm
> Error: Checksum (rmd160) mismatch for npm-1.0.106.tgz
> Error: Checksum (sha256) mismatch for npm-1.0.106.tgz
> Error: Target org.macports.checksum returned: Unable to verify file checksums
> Log for npm is at: /opt/local/var/macports/logs/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_tarballs_ports_devel_npm/npm/main.log
> Error: Status 1 encountered during processing.
> anyone any idea why suddenly these errors today?

Each error is different.

This error is a checksum mismatch. You could read the FAQ entry on checksum mismatches and try to figure out which reason applies in your case:

If it is something we need to change in the port, file a ticket in the issue tracker.

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