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digitalmars.D.bugs - [Issue 20930] New: std.zip: Remove 4 GB size limit


          Issue ID: 20930
           Summary: std.zip: Remove 4 GB size limit
           Product: D
           Version: D2
          Hardware: All
                OS: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: enhancement
          Priority: P1
         Component: phobos
          Assignee: nobody puremagic.com
          Reporter: andre s-e-a-p.de

std.zip is throwing an exception while trying to open a file > 4 GB

In my case I want to open an 8 GB file. The size limit seems unnecessary
as zlib supports files > 4 GB as stated in the FAQ

Could you check whether support for zip files > 4 GB could be added to std.zip?

Jun 15 2020