Large File Size Transfer Via SFTP Using MFT Results In Non-retriable Exception

(Doc ID 1953850.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Managed File Transfer - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, MFT Runtime Server

Using SFTP and MFT to transfer very large (8GB+ files) with a polling frequency results in a non-retriable exception

Failed to send message {/path/path/DatabaseBackup/Oracle_DBBackup.bak.gpg} to Adapter Framework due to non-retriable exception

Able to transfer large files without errors

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. setup MFT to transfer between endpoints using SFTP with a poling schedule
2. send large (*GB+) sized file
3. observe error in logs and files not being transferred


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