The biggest log file size Reporter can handle

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The biggest log file size Reporter can handle
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There are no limits. We don't load the whole access log into memory for any of the types of log files; it is loaded in 10k to 100k segments. We then split it into lines to process it. In testing the largest log file Blue Coat has ever processed is about 100GB. Reporter is reliant on the speed of the file system to read these files in. Reading such large files can have a negative affect on performance of the operating system and, consequently, Reporter.