Bug 41758 - chattr does not support files larger than 2GB
chattr does not support files larger than 2GB
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: e2fsprogs (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Florian La Roche
Aaron Brown
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Reported: 2001-05-21 23:18 EDT by Jusitn Davis
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:33 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-05-21 23:18:54 EDT
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Description Jusitn Davis 2001-05-21 23:18:50 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.01; Windows NT 5.0)

Description of problem:
I receive the error "chattr: Value too large for defined data type while 
trying to stat Win2k.bkf"

when I attempt to immunize a file larger than 2GB

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Create a file larger than 2GB
2.issue "chattr +i <file>"

Actual Results:  I received the error listed in the description

Expected Results:  no error should have resulted, and the file should have 
been immunized.

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Comment 1 Florian La Roche 2001-06-29 06:19:08 EDT
This is fixed in 1.21 or higher.


Florian La Roche

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