Ticket #4600 (new enhancement)

Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

Can't export large VM to FAT

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


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.

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comment:1 Changed 5 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.


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