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What is the largest remote back up size?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by DWHS.net, Aug 2, 2004.

  1. DWHS.net

    DWHS.net Well-Known Member
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    I just realized today that ftp can only move a max of about 2 gigs per file so remote back ups max out at this size per domain correct?

    Thanks, Charles
     
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    What is your remote FTP running ? Pure-ftpd?
     
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    Yes it is.
     
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    You need to recompile your pure-ftpd on the remote ftp with this option:

    --with-largefile

    That will allow bigger file sizes beyond 2 GB and of course your filesystems have to support it.
     
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