Java SE Install Binary for Solaris SPARC Prints 'Checksumming... The download file appears to be corrupted' on Linux

(Doc ID 1588949.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 1.3.1 to 6 [Release 1.3 to 6]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)


When trying to install a Java SE install binary for Solaris SPARC on Linux, an error message is obtained that may be misleading:

This situation may happen either inadvertently (picked the wrong binary) or deliberately (trying put the software for Solaris SPARC on a Linux file server).


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