Resolved Hanging download, stuck paused and won't unpause.

Discussion in 'OS X El Capitan (10.11)' started by You are the One, Oct 1, 2015.

  1. You are the One macrumors 6502a

    You are the One

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    Got this yesterday, slept on it and no difference. DL refused to resume.

    I found the temp DL-file in a sub dir to //private/var/folders, deleted it, rebooted and downloaded from App Store again.

    This time no problem.
     
  2. rocknblogger macrumors 68020

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    Exactly where in /folders/ did you find it?
     
  3. You are the One thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    I think the sub-folder have tmp-names but if you know about how large the file was when it stopped DL'ing it's not hard to find. You are looking for a .pkg file, with around the same size. I deleted the sub-dir where that file was. There where other files there as well, I guess meta data and other stuff related to the DL.

    If I remember right I think the name of my sub-folder was ce
     

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