[Bioclusters] ack. I'm getting bitten by the 2gb filesize problem on a linux cluster...

Mark Komarinski bioclusters@bioinformatics.org
30 Jan 2003 16:18:30 -0500

On Thu, 2003-01-30 at 15:47, chris dagdigian wrote:
> I did the usual things that one does; verified that the wget binary core 
> dumps regardless of what shell one is using (Joe Landman found this 
> issue a while ago...). I also verified that the error occurs when 
> downloading to a NFS mounted NetApp filesystem as well as a local ext3 
> formatted filesystem.  The node is running Redhat 7.2 with a 2.4.18-18.7 
> kernel.

For the chuckles, I'm downloading to a Sun box with the freeware wget
package.  It reports:

Length: -1,575,095,254 (unauthoritative)

I'll report back here when (if?) the file completes.  There may be
a problem either with wget, or possibly the remote side.


Mark Komarinski				mkomarinski@hms.harvard.edu
Sr. Linux/UNIX System Administrator	http://wqcg.med.harvard.edu
West Quad Computing Group
Harvard Medical School