[CentOS] error rsyncing large file

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at gmail.com
Wed Jan 20 18:46:02 UTC 2010


On 1/20/2010 12:01 PM, Joseph L. Casale wrote:
> Trying to rsync a rather large file from a windows server to a centos server
> and all but this is working fine.
>
> As it's a 20 gig file I am trying to send the diff of with a -c, I suspect over
> the low bandwidth this presents an issue. I also stage this file locally on another
> centos server and could calc the diff and create a patch and send that, comparing
> checksums etc...
>
> A quick look at bsdiff and bspatch and the mem requirements on my 20 gig file make
> that solution rather not acceptable.
>
> Anyone know a better solution to accomplish this?

Is your windows rsync version fairly current?  I think older cygwin 
versions had a file size limit.

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   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com



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