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PrintWriter can only write 130k?

 
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Hi ranchers,

I want to write a large file, and planned to use PrintWriter.During the experiments, I found such class can only write 130k, how I can write more contents to a file?Thank you.
 
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Could you provide a reference for this limitiation?
 
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I have just create a file of length 3316890 bytes using
 
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There is no such limitation.

How did you find this out? Did you get an error message when you tried to write more than 130 KB of data? If yes, then what was the error message?
 
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Hi all,

My code :

The templet.rtf has 640 lines and dest.rtf only have 580 lines. No error has be thrown.
 
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You have not closed 'out'.
You are swallowing exceptions so you can't tell if anything is wrong.
 
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You are not flushing or closing the output stream when you're done. Because of that, some of the data may have not been written to the output file when the program ends.

Make sure you call out.flush() and out.close() at the end of the program.

Also close the input stream by calling in.close().
 
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