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New Developer
Posts: 70
Registered: ‎01-13-2011
My Device: Torch 9800 and Playbook
My Carrier: Rogers

Windows NDK Download Broken

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I click on the download button for the Windows NDK and I'm brought to this

 

Reference #50.5d2e0760.1318969816.2e4dcabe

An error occurred while processing your request.

 

I'm trying to download from this page.https://bdsc.webapps.blackberry.com/native/download/

Developer
Posts: 43
Registered: ‎11-19-2010
My Device: Blackberry Tour
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: Windows NDK Download Broken

Looks like something has changed on the download page. Prompts for an Akamai download manager install. Maybe it will work now foregoing the need to install the Akamai thing Smiley Happy

New Developer
Posts: 70
Registered: ‎01-13-2011
My Device: Torch 9800 and Playbook
My Carrier: Rogers

Re: Windows NDK Download Broken

Thanks, looks like the Akamai downloader is working. Though using Chrome I was prompted that the site was trying to start multiple downloads. I allowed it, which started trying to redownload the NDK installer ever 5 seconds.

Developer
Posts: 43
Registered: ‎11-19-2010
My Device: Blackberry Tour
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: Windows NDK Download Broken

Still having issues here. I guess I will just wait till later to let them iron things out

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Developer
Posts: 1,269
Registered: ‎12-29-2010
My Device: PlayBook, Z10 LE, Dev Alpha C

Re: Windows NDK Download Broken

Just one person's experience, but: I tried to download the NDK in Chrome, and when I clicked the download button, nothing happened.  A righ-click>Save link as ... on the download button, however, did get it to download.  I wasn't prompted to use any Akamai downloader or anything.

Developer
Posts: 43
Registered: ‎11-19-2010
My Device: Blackberry Tour
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: Windows NDK Download Broken

I had the akamai pop up whilst using firefox. There is a bigger thread about download issues under the Webworks & HTML5 Dev threads. Anywho think they said that had gotten the problem fixed earlier today. I downloaded directly from the URL as well though, which worked fine today.

Regular Contributor
Posts: 94
Registered: ‎04-07-2011
My Device: PlayBook
My Carrier: QED

Re: Windows NDK Download Broken

FWIW, very early this morning (using Firefox) to enjoy a working download I had to right click on the Download Button, copy link location, and paste the URL into the Address Bar... since nothing was happening when simply clicking the download button.

Developer
Posts: 6,541
Registered: ‎10-27-2010
My Device: HTC One, PlayBook, LE Z10, DE Q10
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: Windows NDK Download Broken

I had to do the samething in IE8. It probbly works in one of the browsers, but since I only needed to do this once, I figured RIM will fix this at some point.