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As soon as your download is complete, you should check that the checksums match:Checksums are available for download as files: Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.md5 (md5 hash of the contents of the iso image), Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.sha512 (sha2 512 bit hash) and Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.sha3 (sha3 512 bit hash).
$ # You need both iso and checksum file in the same folder $ md5sum -c Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.md5 Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso: OK $ sha512sum -c Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.sha512 Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso: OK $ sha3-512sum -c Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.sha3 Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso: OK $ # You can also compare checksum directly from this web page without checksum file $ md5sum Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso 944732c960395cb0f37aa3ae7343dbc3 Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso $ sha512sum Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso e86b38f21af1011eedbc340a8cf4291f5249a3598b4f3042056575bd9393520de068fd6fdcf5c52aa17f12ada1ce9c7b20831624fc6b017aed0df15857da71c3 Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso $ sha3-512sum Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso F6B0451DF194F0AC859FB1ADDF299482F690A38849A36548804C816649251888ACD7AB7BFB27B78544B630790B29AAB5D1E3A7E2435644687ED58F69CCF7C679 Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso
If checksums do not match, DO NOT use this ISO. Double-check and try to download again.
You can also verify the signature of an ISO. They are also available for download as files: Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.md5.gpg, Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.sha512.gpg and Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.sha3.gpg. First you need to import the "Mageia Release" key from a PGP Public Key Server:
$ gpg --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys EDCA7A90
In response there should be one of the following lines:
gpg: key EDCA7A90: public key "Mageia Release <firstname.lastname@example.org>" imported or if you already imported the key before: gpg: key EDCA7A90: "Mageia Release <email@example.com>" not changed
Then you need to verify the signature for the ISO.
$ gpg --verify Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.sha512.gpg Mageia-8-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso.sha512
In response there should be lines like:
gpg: Good signature from "Mageia Release <firstname.lastname@example.org>" gpg: WARNING: This key is not certified with a trusted signature! gpg: There is no indication that the signature belongs to the owner. Primary key fingerprint: B210 76A0 CBE4 D93D 66A9 D08D 835E 41F4 EDCA 7A90
The warning about uncertified signature is expected.
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