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Re: [swish-e] file size limitations - 2GB

From: Peter Karman <peter(at)>
Date: Tue Feb 09 2010 - 18:34:05 GMT
Gertjan Hofman wrote on 2/9/10 12:26 PM:
> Peter,
> Re: version number - Ah yes, I was eager the get the 'near' search feature at the time.
> I run ./configure (Ubuntu 9.10) and see this fly by:
> checking for _LARGE_FILES value needed for large files... no
> Does that mean that large files will be supported but no special flags are needed, or that it missed getting the flag.  ./configure --help doesnt seem to have a related --force option.

see this thread:

I think the think you want to check is the _FILE_OFFSET_BITS detection.

Peter Karman  .  .  peter(at)
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Received on Tue Feb 9 13:34:07 2010