rsync on aix fails on large files bigger than 2gb

jw schultz jw at
Thu Aug 21 04:44:42 EST 2003

On Wed, Aug 20, 2003 at 08:43:16AM -0700, Richard Labutis wrote:
> I am using AIX 4.3.3 and 5.1, rsync version 2.5.5
> protocol version 26
> when rsyncing files that are larger than 2gb it dies.
> You get message about broken something.
> root limits is -1
> filesystems are large file enabled.
> I tested this with linux to linux and it does not have
> this problem.
> any reason why it does not work in AIX?

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