The 10.3 TIM MTP image tim-mtp-Linux-el5-x64-* fails to install on CentOS 5.x with error "Unknown file type "application/x-tar, POSIX""

Document ID : KB000004349
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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When installing TIM 10.3 on an MTP version running CentOS 5.x the first 2 images machine-settings-mtp-el5-x64- and tim-mtp-requisites-Linux-el5-x64- upload/install successfully but the third one tim-mtp-Linux-el5-x64- fails with this this type of error:

Received package from browser, length = 14223360 

Unknown file type "application/x-tar, POSIX" 

MTP 10.x running CentOS 5.xAPM TIM 10.3

The  Python script /usr/local/wily/system/python/ needs to have split command separator changed from ';' to ',' 


1. Change this line in script /usr/local/wily/system/python/

self.package_type = self.package_type.split(';', 1)[0]


self.package_type = self.package_type.split(',', 1)[0]


2. Re-upload the 3rd image tim-mtp-Linux-el5-x64- and the install should then proceed without error.