Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 115348
No large file support for 32-bit platforms
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:36 EST
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Description of problem:
wget doesn't open files in a way which allows file sizes of > 2GB.
I'll attach a patch.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.add file of >2GB to http server
2.try to download it
Actual Results: writing fails
Expected Results: writing succeeds
Created attachment 97571 [details]
Patch to enable large file support
Only lightly tested but should work.
This has been discussed on the wget-devel mailinglist and the
solution is not that simple. Just have a look at this code-snippet
/* Sends the SIZE command to the server, and returns the value in
* If an error occurs, size is set to zero. */
uerr_t ftp_size(struct rbuf *rbuf, const char *file, long int *size)
The whole code needs to be checked for those occurences of long int.
Have a look at
for a dicussion about large files in wget.
Consider adding a variant of the following patch:
I don't know what this strange number_to_string_64 function is
supposed to do, should be correct to replace it with a call to snprintf.
I think this function is used to make it work on Windows, should be
save both ways (to keep or replace it)
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 123524 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.