Ticket #4600 (closed enhancement: obsolete)

Opened 10 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

Can't export large VM to FAT

Reported by: bimargulies Owned by:
Component: other Version: VirtualBox 3.0.2
Keywords: Cc:
Guest type: other Host type: Mac OS X

Description (last modified by frank) (diff)

I'm on MacOS. I want to export a VM for use on Windows. MacOS disk utils can format for FAT or MacOS. If I format for FAT, then the export fails due to the file being to big. It would be good if export could somehow split.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by Technologov

FAT 32 has a limit of 4GB per file (VDI). This is related to all host OSes, not just Mac.

As for you, I recommend you to install MacFUSE + NTFS-3G -- this allows NTFS RW support on Mac OS X.


comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by frank

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to obsolete
  • Description modified (diff)
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