==== fgdata.bundle ====
For the FlightGear-data there
are bundles ( snapshots) available that can be retrieved with your favourite download manager. This way you can resume interrupted downloads. After unpacking only a comparatively small amount of data has to be transferred from the git server to synchronize your repository.
Download the bundle from $ wget http://flightgear.mxchange.org/pub/fgfs/fgdata.bundle The bundle may be periodically updated and bundles from different sources need not be the same. The file size for the above bundle dated 2011-12-13 is almost 4GB :-), while the md5 checksum is $ md5sum fgdata.bundle 145f4e190fd1a02fd75c1d508b8c2ec3 fgdata.bundle '''''Caution:''''' If a bundle is updated, the checksum changes!
Do the following steps to extract the bundle and bring the repository up to date: