Zip file size limitation

Sep 10, 2009 at 4:42 AM

Is there any limitation for the size of the zip file? Can I zip a 20GB file?

Coordinator
Sep 10, 2009 at 6:25 AM

you can try!

I don't have  20gb to spare, so I cannot test it.

The largest zip I have produced is around 7gb - the input for that zipfile was a set of files that was over 10gb (some of it was not compressible).