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Re: tar file size limitations



Troy Campano wrote:

How big can a TAR file get?
I have over 6GB of data I want to back up remotely and want to tar/gzip
it up first. Can tar handle this?

I'm running FC2 Intel P4.


thank you!


~ Troy Campano ~


As far as I know, tar files can be as big as the filesystem can handle.... Maybe you can do a test , just to be 100% certain...

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Pedro Macedo



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