• File Sizes

    From Lestat9@VERT/TEMPLE to All on Sunday, August 01, 2021 23:04:36
    I have a file on my system. Temple.crabdance.com

    Its a rar file and about 3 GB in size.

    It seems people are not able to download it but they can download other
    smaller files on the system.

    Any idea's of what it may be, I have also given the user level 90.
    Thx

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  • From Digital Man@VERT to Lestat9 on Sunday, August 01, 2021 23:29:55
    Re: File Sizes
    By: Lestat9 to All on Sun Aug 01 2021 11:04 pm

    I have a file on my system. Temple.crabdance.com

    Its a rar file and about 3 GB in size.

    It seems people are not able to download it but they can download other smaller files on the system.

    What's the error or issue? What download protocol are they trying to use? There are known issues with ZMODEM and files > 2GB (or sometimes 4GB) in size, but YMODEM or YMODEM-g should work fine (depending on the client).

    Any idea's of what it may be, I have also given the user level 90.

    I don't think the user's security level has anything to do with it.
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  • From MRO@VERT/BBSESINF to Lestat9 on Tuesday, August 03, 2021 11:13:47
    Re: File Sizes
    By: Lestat9 to All on Sun Aug 01 2021 11:04 pm

    I have a file on my system. Temple.crabdance.com

    Its a rar file and about 3 GB in size.

    It seems people are not able to download it but they can download other smaller files on the system.

    Any idea's of what it may be, I have also given the user level 90.

    download it how using what protocol and what does it say when it tries.
    and what client is the user using?
    and dont give your user lvl 90

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