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Hi I recieved this error message when trying to update; "While installing package ruby-1.8.2-11.2: error: unpacking of archive failed: cpio: Bad magic" Any ideas? Thanks Drew ps Subject line should ...
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    Bad magic


    Hi

    I recieved this error message when trying to update;
    "While installing package ruby-1.8.2-11.2:

    error: unpacking of archive failed: cpio: Bad magic"

    Any ideas?

    Thanks

    Drew

    ps Subject line should read 'bad'!

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    Looks like a corrupt RPM to me; is this one that you downloaded, or were you updating via YOU?

    By the way, I think the title is fine just the way it is.
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