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Virtual Box – windows Sandbox2 seems corrupted

  • #48746
    Sandeep KS


    It seems, Sandbox 2 image on Oracle Virtual box 4.2+ seems corrupted, any assistance from Hortonworks is highly appreciated.


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  • #48747

    Hi Sandeep,
    What issues are you seeing that lead you to believe it is corrupted. Please copy and paste any error information if available. Thank you.


    Sandeep KS


    In Hortonworks website the size of Sandbox2 for virtual box mentioned was 2.5 GB, but when downloaded I could see that image size was just above 2GB. When I tried to download the same through the download manager, the download got corrupted, while the size of the download was 2.03 GB. I tried it multiple times, every time the download got corrupted when the downloaded image size was 2.03 GB.

    When I tried to install the downloaded image, I am getting below mentioned error message.

    Failed to import appliance C:\Users\15339\Downloads\Hortonworks+Sandbox+2.0+VirtualBox.ova.

    Could not create the clone medium ‘C:\Users\15339\VirtualBox VMs\Hortonworks Sandbox 2.0\Hortonworks Sandbox 2.0 VirtualBox-disk1.vmdk’.

    VMDK: Compressed image is corrupted ‘C:\Users\15339\Hortonworks Sandbox 2.0 VirtualBox-disk1.vmdk’ (VERR_ZIP_CORRUPTED).

    Result Code: VBOX_E_FILE_ERROR (0x80BB0004)
    Component: Appliance
    Interface: IAppliance {3059cf9e-25c7-4f0b-9fa5-3c42e441670b}

    Peter Huber

    Dear Hortonworks,
    I’m trying to download the OVB ova-File but fail to succeed as was previsously reported.
    The file content is broken and regularly stopps after 3kb or less.
    After several failures from firefox I’ve tried curl:
    curl –proxy <proxy> http://d1ekw1iaw660be.cloudfront.net/Hortonworks+Sandbox+2.0+VirtualBox.ova
    curl fails with this error message “curl: (18) transfer closed with 2525699108 bytes remaining to read”

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