Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 133386
tee does not support large files
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:54 EST
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Description of problem:
/usr/bin/tee doesn't support large files (ie >2GB)
$ cat /dev/zero |tee tmpt1.zero
File size limit exceeded
$ls -lh tmpt1.zero
-rw-rw-r-- 1 toto toto 2.0G Sep 23 13:58 tmpt1.zero
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. use tee to generate a file
This has the same root cause as bug #128390, which will be addressed
in a future update.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 128390 ***
Ok, thank you for replying.
I've applied the modification to sh-utils.spec
(removal of --disable-largefile on %configure line)
After recompilation, all seems to functions correctly now.
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.