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Re: FTP server and 4 GB limit

Hi

When I saw the filesize of 1 byte I didn't even try to download the file.
But you are right. It does work!

Thanks
Flemming Christensen, Denmark


> This is the feedback I got:
>
> Yep, this is a known issue. It is not actually a bug, it is a
> limitation of some old CLIB code FTP still relies upon. Until
> NWFTPD.NLM is replaced by a future product or mostly rewritten to new
> LIBC.NLM, we have to live with that limitation.
>
> We were able to make use of enough new LIBC code to get file transfers
> over 4 gigs working, but that did not require a full-rewrite of NWFTPD.
>
> TID 10060768, which lists the history of NWFTPD changes, shows this
> item in the section that documents what changed in NW 6.5 Sp1:
>
> NEW FEATURE: FTP server now supports the storage or retrieval of files
> larger than 4 Gigabytes. This feature is only for file transfers, not
> displaying file sizes in directory lists. This feature requires
> NetWare 6.0 or higher.
>
>
> --
> Best Regards
>
> Tommy Mikkelsen
>
> IT Quality A/S
> Denmark
>
> Novell Support Forums SYSOP
>
> Please Report back any success or failure, That way we all learn
>
> Sorry, but no support through email
>
> "I hate bugs".......Tommy Lee Jones, MIB
>
> Be a GroupWiseR, go http://www.groupwiser.net


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Anonymous_User Absent Member.
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Re: FTP server and 4 GB limit

You're welcome


--
Best Regards

Tommy Mikkelsen

IT Quality A/S
Denmark

Novell Support Forums SYSOP

Please Report back any success or failure, That way we all learn

Sorry, but no support through email

"I hate bugs".......Tommy Lee Jones, MIB

Be a GroupWiseR, go http://www.groupwiser.net
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