Subject: Re: Is O_DIRECT useless on NetBSD?
To: Roland Illig <>
From: SODA Noriyuki <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/21/2007 21:36:08
>>>>> On Wed, 21 Nov 2007 13:31:24 +0100,
      Roland Illig <> said:

>> I'm not so sure about that

> Hmm, ok, you are right. I could have saved a bit of efford if I had 
> converted the disk to FFS first. Of course, both pax and tar cannot 
> create large files on a FAT32 filesystem. :(

It's not a problem of pax or tar.
The FAT32 filesystem itself doesn't support files larger than 4GB,
regardless of the OS.