gpsd checksum issue?

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Thu Oct 22 11:19:40 PDT 2015

> On Oct 22, 2015, at 1:17 PM, Mihai Moldovan <ionic at> wrote:
> On 22.10.2015 07:49 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> No need to clean all ports; only the gpsd port. To clean its distfiles too, use "sudo port clean --all gpsd".
>> Before you do that, you could save off the gpsd-3.14.tar.gz file you already have, to see what's wrong with it.
> The root cause was most likely SourceForge serving a 404 error message webpage
> instead of the actual file, see my other message in the thread "checksum errors
> and non accessible wiki".
> Cleaning and retrying should work just fine now.

This is the thread where there was no mention in the error message about having received an HTML file. Also, gpsd is not hosted on SourceForge. So we cannot yet answer any questions about why this particular checksum mismatch occurred.

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