Copying files in Linux
christian08 at runbox.com
Sun Aug 9 22:47:46 UTC 2009
OK, there we had the problem. It was onto a FAT32 partition I was copying the file.
On 2009-08-09 at 11:01 Tim Chase wrote:
>> I know that this has been up before, but I don't remember the
>> solution to it. The cp command doesn't seem to be able to
>> handle files larger than 4 gigabytes. How do I copy a file
>> that is over 4 gigs?
>I believe the problem resides not with "cp" but rather the
>filesystem types you're copying from/to. If you're trying to
>copy to a FAT-32 partition, it has a max filesize of 4gb. Other
>file-systems may/should have much larger limits on individual
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