[Answer ID: 14320]
Cannot Transfer Files Larger Than 2Gb or 4Gb on TeraStation
Created 06/14/2012 10:44 | Updated 06/15/2012 15:28
This is caused by the protocol used to mount the shares.
- On a Mac machine, this means it has been mounted as an Appletalk share.
The limitation for Appletalk cannot be changed. However, OS X users can mount it as a SMB (Windows) share and it wont have this restriction.
It will lose some Mac attributes, such as folder icons in the transfer.
- On a Linux machine, this means that you will need to mount using the lfs switch to enable large file support.
For example: "smbmount //server/share /mnt/server -o lfs".
- On a Windows 9x (95, 98, ME) machine, this is a limit of the Fat16 or Fat32 filesystem that they see the share as.
This cannot be changed.
OS / Hardware
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