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Re: Commiting files larger than 4 GB on Windows




Torsten Bögershausen <tboegi@xxxxxx> writes:

> The real "show stopper" is at the end.
> ...
>
> ==========================
> And it seams as if zlib is the limitation here.
> Unless we include the zlib source code into Git and redefine uLong,
> is there a nice way around this:
> ===========================
>
>
> /usr/include/zconf.h:#  define uLong                 z_uLong
> /usr/include/zconf.h:#  define uLongf                z_uLongf
> /usr/include/zconf.h:typedef unsigned long  uLong; /* 32 bits or more */
> /usr/include/zconf.h:typedef uLong FAR uLongf;

Hmph.  Would ef49a7a0 ("zlib: zlib can only process 4GB at a time",
2011-06-10) and e01503b5 ("zlib: allow feeding more than 4GB in one
go", 2011-06-10) help us here, though?