> 2GB files on solaris with largefiles enabled!

jw schultz jw at pegasys.ws
Sun Mar 16 19:22:30 EST 2003

On Sun, Mar 16, 2003 at 08:40:54AM +0300, Al-Abdulhadi, Bashar wrote:
> Hello,
> 	I'm facing a problem syncing files which is over 2GB size, eventhough i searched the archives and it been mentioned its possible if largefiles option is enabled, but still its giving me problems. i.e:
> building file list ... readlink dir1/oracle_data1.tar: Value too large for defined data type
> readlink dir1/oracle_data2.tar: Value too large for defined data type
> readlink dir1/oracle_data3.tar: Value too large for defined data type

This has nothing to do with file size.

This is the sun mtime bug.  A small adjustment and rebuild
should take care of it.


Or look for
	"value too large" rsync
in google groups.

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