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Windows node: unibackup program not able to zip files larger than 4GB

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Article ID: 215100

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Products

CA Automic Dollar Universe

Issue/Introduction

During performing backup, the unibackup program ends with error:

“Zip failed: Unable to Compress backup directory”

In unibackup.log file there is error:

“adding: data/filename (140 bytes security)

zip error: Entry too big to split, read, or write (file exceeds Zip's 4GB uncompressed size limit)”

Cause

32-bit zip.exe version not able to compress files larger than 4GB

Environment

Release : 6.x

Component : DOLLAR UNIVERSE

OS: Windows 64 bits systems

Resolution

Workaround:

In /bin folder replace 32-bit zip.exe with 64-bit zip.exe version

 

64-bit zip.exe version is attached to this article

Additional Information

Fix is planned in future Dollar Universe releases 

Attachments

1620984965546__zip.zip get_app