Re: [greenstone-users] Troubles with download manuals

From John R. McPherson
DateMon, 17 Jul 2006 21:11:07 +1200
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Troubles with download manuals
In-Reply-To (44BAA319-5010607-wojteks-net)
On Sun, Jul 16, 2006 at 10:35:37PM +0200, Wojciech Ściesiński wrote:
> I want download manuals (Installer's guide and User's guide) but I have
> a trouble with this.
>
> Browser download only near 12kb and stop - downloaded file is corrupted :-(
>
> I tried via http://greenstone.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/Manual and
> http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=12123&package_id=10913&release_id=406951
> - the same effect.
>
> Do you know why ?

It's the way sourceforge handles project files for downloads....
http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/greenstone/User-en.pdf etc is
actually an HTML page that links to the file on different mirrors, so
you can't just save that page as it isn't a valid .pdf file.

John McPherson