Individual objects up to 5 GB in size can be uploaded to OpenStack Storage. However, by splitting the objects into segments, the download size of a single object is virtually unlimited. Segments of the larger object are uploaded and a special manifest file is created that, when downloaded, sends all the segments concatenated as a single object. By splitting objects into smaller chunks, you also gain efficiency by allowing parallel uploads.
Log in to a computer or server that has the
swift client package installed.
Carry out the following steps to upload large objects, split into smaller segments:
/tmpas an example file to upload. ...