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Ticket #114 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 2007-04-17T18:01:29-05:00

Last modified 2007-04-18T12:10:49-05:00

Bio-Formats cannot handle files larger than 2GB

Reported by: melissa Owned by: melissa
Priority: critical Milestone:
Component: bio-formats Severity:
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:


RandomAccessStream uses ints in several places, causing Bio-Formats to throw an exception when reading files larger than 2GB.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 2007-04-18T12:10:49-05:00 by melissa

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

Fixed in r2636. Support for files that are >2GB has been tested in general, but not for every individual format.

There is still a 2GB limit for formats that use 4-byte pointers (e.g. TIFF).