Limit of file siae on USB drives?

Patrick O'Callaghan pocallaghan at
Tue Mar 26 22:50:02 UTC 2013

On Tue, 2013-03-26 at 13:55 -0700, Joe Zeff wrote:
> On 03/26/2013 01:32 PM, Chris Adams wrote:
> > You can either split up your file or format the flash drive with a
> > different filesystem.  If you reformat it, it probably won't be usable
> > under other OSes though.
> If such things matter, you can do this to create a flash drive that the 
> various snoopy government agencies can't easily read, without going to 
> the bother of encrypting it, especially as some of them claim the right 
> to demand encryption keys.  It's not your fault that they're using a 
> dain-bramaged OS that can't read OSS file systems, such as ext4, is it?

You mean like the one in my set-top box?


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