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RE: OpenSSH 3.1p1 scp problem with large files

Hi Eugene,

you may need a large-file aware (non-cygwin) "split",
scp the pieces using wildcard, and cat together at
the remote end

Bye, Heribert (

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	David Starks-Browning []
> Sent:	Thursday, June 20, 2002 16:56
> To:	Eugene Cheng
> Cc:
> Subject:	OpenSSH 3.1p1 scp problem with large files
> On Wednesday 19 Jun 02, Eugene Cheng writes:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I have problems scp'ing files >1GB from a Windows2000 box running
> OpenSSH
> > 3.1p1 under Cygwin.  It copies some small percentage of the file and
> then
> > dies with a "Lost connection".  The remote box is a SUN box running
> > Solaris 8 with OpenSSH.  My test file is 9GB in size and I have gotten
> 670MB
> > of the file copied at the most.  Could this be related to the df
> mis-reporting
> > bug? 
> > 
> > The file copies ok to other systems, just not to this Cygwin box. I've
> tried
> > multiple versions of OpenSSH without success.  
> Cygwin does not support "large files" (> 2GB?).  Sorry.
> Regards,
> David

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