Max filesize for rsync?

Paul Slootman paul at
Tue Apr 12 16:49:14 GMT 2005

On Tue 12 Apr 2005, Christophe Kalt wrote:
> FWIW, I just upgraded to 2.6.4, and that has solved a problem
> i'd been having for a few weeks where 2.6.3 repeatedly failed
> to synchronize a 5GB file.  Don't remember seeing anything in
> the NEWS or other making me think upgrading would help, but
> it did.

Curious, I too have had reports of things that previously mysteriously
failed, now started working with 2.6.4 :-)

Paul Slootman

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