Error in Rsync.. Value too large

David Starks-Browning starksb at
Fri Jun 28 03:47:02 EST 2002

On Friday 28 Jun 02, Nitin Agarwal writes:
> Hi...
> I am encountering the following error while syncing the data....
> error message is: "send_files failed to open
> abcdata1/PABCBTABD.container000 : Value too large to be stored in data
> type"
> Size of the files for which the error is coming are: 31 GB, 35 GB, 40
> GB, 52 GB, and 59 GB each.

You aren't dealing with these large files on Windows, are you?  Cygwin
does not support large files (>2GB?).


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