[visit-developers] downloading VisIt executable on Yosemtite

Sveta sveta at txcorp.com
Mon Jun 1 12:19:15 EDT 2015


No, this is new and happens using Firefox after I switched to Yosemite. 
  I started the download on Safari and it looks fine
Thank you!
S

On 6/1/15 10:14 AM, Miller, Mark C. wrote:
> Oh, and another option of course is maybe to try a different browser
> (maybe Firefox?) or directly obtaining using wget or curl
>
> wget http://portal.nersc.gov/project/visit/releases/2.9.1/VisIt-2.9.1.dmg
>
> or on os x
>
> curl
> http://portal.nersc.gov/project/visit/releases/2.9.1/VisIt-2.9.1.dmg >
> VisIt-2.9.1.dmg
>
> From: <Miller>, "Miller, Mark C." <miller86 at llnl.gov
> <mailto:miller86 at llnl.gov>>
> Reply-To: "visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov
> <mailto:visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov>"
> <visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov <mailto:visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov>>
> Date: Monday, June 1, 2015 9:10 AM
> To: "visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov
> <mailto:visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov>"
> <visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov <mailto:visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov>>
> Subject: Re: [visit-developers] downloading VisIt executable on Yosemtite
>
>     Hmm. When I click on VisIt-2.9.1.dmg from Chrome, it initiates the
>     download and then downloads fine.
>
>     In your case, your browser appears to be trying to actually 'render'
>     the downloaded file.
>
>     Have you run into this before? Are you using a different browser
>     than you ever have in the past to download? Do you know if there is
>     some setting that Chrome has to tell it to render or not render
>     certain kinds of files? Here is info on Chrome version I am using. . .
>
>     Mac OS X 10.8.5
>     Version 42.0.2311.152 (64-bit)
>     Mark
>
>     From: Sveta <sveta at txcorp.com <mailto:sveta at txcorp.com>>
>     Reply-To: "visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov
>     <mailto:visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov>"
>     <visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov
>     <mailto:visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov>>
>     Date: Monday, June 1, 2015 9:02 AM
>     To: "visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov
>     <mailto:visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov>"
>     <visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov
>     <mailto:visit-developers at elist.ornl.gov>>
>     Subject: [visit-developers] downloading VisIt executable on Yosemtite
>
>         I tried to click on several, including 2.9.1 and am getting what is
>         shown on the attached screenshot.
>
>         Thank you,
>         Sveta
>



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