File System Limits on FreeBSD-stable

Max Clark maxc-freebsd-questions at
Thu Nov 13 12:06:52 PST 2003

Hi all,

What are the file system, file size limits for FreeBSD-stable? I understand that there is a 2TB file system limit, but what about the file size? I have a friend who cannot create a file over 2GB. Should he be able to? Does 5.x handle this differently?

Thanks in advance,

Max Clark	maxc at

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