ftp problem on solaris machines with python

sik0fewl xxdigitalhellxx at hotmail.com
Thu Apr 24 16:10:05 CEST 2003

Doug Farrell wrote:
> Hi all,
> We've written an installation tool in Python2.2 that tars up
> directories and ftp's the files over to the destination machines. This
> works great from linux machines to linux machines. However, going from
> solaris to solaris machines the process croaks if the tar files being
> transferred are to big. Has anyone seen problems like this using
> Python on solaris? And if so, any suggestions?

I assume that you're gzipping them, too?

What do you mean by 'croaks'?


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