PackageHub packages - Checksum mismatch

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
SUSE Manager 3.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Service Pack 4 (SLES 12 SP4)


Syncing (SUSE Manager) or mirroring (SMT/RMT) 'noarch' packages from the SUSE-PackageHub repositories gives "Checksum doesn't match" or "Target file isn't valid. Checksum should be..." errors and fails to download the files. For example in the logs it looks like this:

08:24:13 ERROR: Download failed:
yvRjXnGMSWnJo1nZVckaq5MVb16hTOwloQlAjL_07BrZStx9bz6MMlAcju4Um13XLlbpqZHg [] -
Target file isn't valid. Checksum should bea3cc47808eb43301c6ed6a5897d95bbb23d4a1abadd2efd1823f9d602f3d925f (sha256)..
08:24:13    13/22 : python3-watchdog-0.8.3-bp151.3.1.noarch.rpm (failed)
08:24:13    14/22 : python3-httpie-1.0.3-bp151.2.3.1.noarch.rpm
08:24:13 ERROR: Download failed:
[] - Target file isn't valid. Checksum should be fde75a08f8d276049c62f6c4e4509656236e863c2a8542b56cd2b00ca8e99a74 (sha256)..
2019-09-13T04:20:52.507512-04:00 hostname rmt-cli[33253]: INFO: ↓python2-wstools-0.4.6-bp151.3.3.noarch.rpm
2019-09-13T04:20:52.507605-04:00 hostname rmt-cli[33253]: WARN: Error while mirroring data: Checksum doesn't match


The issue was resolved on the backend (internal infrastructure) and should not happen in the future.


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  • Document ID:7024123
  • Creation Date: 17-Sep-2019
  • Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
    • Subscription Management Tool
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
    • SUSE Manager

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