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Bug 71850 - Can not handle large files
Can not handle large files
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 53576
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: file (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2002-08-19 16:40 EDT by Rick Gaudette
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:45 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-19 16:40:27 EDT
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Description Rick Gaudette 2002-08-19 16:40:21 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:0.9.9) Gecko/20020513

Description of problem:
file can not handle files greater than 2 gigabytes.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Generate a file greater than 2 GB
2. run file against the file
3. get error message
reallybig.tar: can't stat `reallybig.tar' (Value too large for defined data t

Actual Results:  reallybig.tar: can't stat `reallybig.tar' (Value too large for
defined data t

Expected Results:  Some information regarding the file

Additional info:
Comment 1 Trond Eivind Glomsrxd 2002-08-20 12:02:02 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 53576 ***

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