[Python-Dev] large file support

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Mon, 17 Jun 2002 16:49:49 -0400

> On the platform I tried (apparently RH 7.1) it raises EOVERFLOW.  I
> can extend posixpath to treat that as "file exists" tomorrow.

OK.  Be sure to check that the errno module and the value
errno.EOVERFLOW exist before using them!

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)