Max filesize for rsync?
wayned at samba.org
Tue Apr 12 17:03:12 GMT 2005
On Tue, Apr 12, 2005 at 12:46:55PM -0400, 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.
Perhaps one of these?
- Fixed a potential protocol-corrupting bug where the generator
could merge a message from the receiver into the middle of a
multiplexed packet of data if only part of that data had been
written out to the socket when the message from the generator
- Fixed a bug that would sometimes surface when using --compress
and sending a file with a block-size larger than 64K (either
manually specified, or computed due to the file being really
large). Prior versions of rsync would sometimes fail to
decompress the data properly, and thus the transferred file
would fail its verification.
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