[csw-users] Sendmail - File too large

Maciej Bliziński maciej at opencsw.org
Sat Jun 11 07:54:17 CEST 2011

2011/6/11 Owen Eng <owen.eng at rogers.com>:
> Hi Ben,
> Thanks for your direction. I have either misunderstood the initial
> suggestions from Maciej or I am even further off now.
> I think I have to clarify my understanding that using "a special 64-bit file
> access API" means to "build the binary in 32-bit mode with largefile
> support, specifically -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 and -D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE passed
> to the compilation process".

Yes, this is a compile time thing.  Sorry for not saying that in the
first response.

> If this is so, then a recompile of the binary is
> the ONLY way to solve this problem. I will leave it up to the OpenCSW
> maintainers to determine the advantages of compiling in 64-bit or 32-bit
> with largefile support and patiently and passionately await for the release
> of a new CSWsendmail package.

We'll take a look at compiling sendmail. I looked whether we have the
build description, and we do:


This will make it easier to rebuild it. We'll talk on the maintainers@
mailing list about the rebuild.


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