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Re: Maximum Single File Size

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 13 Feb 2008 12:23:25 -0500

On Feb 13, 2008 12:22 PM, Simon Berry
<Simon.Berry_at_andromeda-telematics.com> wrote:
> We are storing some large binary files in our repository (20GB working
> copy).
> When trying to commit single files greater than approx 400MB, Tortoise SVN
> starts sending the data, gets through most of it, then prompts the user for
> credentials (usually handled windows domain), then carries on sending more
> data , prompts for credentials, etc, etc, etc in an endless cycle.
> Is there a limit to the file size of a single file stored in the repository
> ?

Some versions of APR have a limit of 2GB. Your server's RAM and
available temp space (used for diffing, among other things) may also
limit it.

A 400MB file shouldn't hit any limitations within Subversion itself.

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