AIX & Large File Support Problem (+ Solution)
sramkris at ichips.intel.com
Thu Sep 5 21:22:00 EST 2002
On Thu, Sep 05, 2002 at 11:13:49AM -0700, Eric M. Johnston wrote:
> Would that really change the behavior of mkstemp()? My problem was not the
I'm not certain. Perhaps you need to do that on /tmp?
> ability to have or manipulate large files; in fact, I could use rsync to
> pull them off of the AIX machine onto a Solaris machine. In other words, I
> concluded from my experiments that rsync worked just fine on large files in
> the instances where it didn't have to create a temporary file >2GB.
I have not ran into that trouble myself. I have transferred a lot of
files and used a variety of versions.
> That said, I have no idea if the filesystems were created with bf=true. (Is
> there some way to figure that out?)
lsfs -q <filesystem>
should give you the right command.
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