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For some reason, my tomcat deployment begins throwing BadFileNumber exceptions when a large file (>1MB) is served over high load. I'm using JRE 1.6.0_17 with Tomcat 6.0.14. What could possibly cause tomcat to serve bad files under high load for large files?

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take a look at this post from serverfault. it seems to be the same problem. for quick reference: the link to the bug report mentioned in the post. – Christian Jan 20 '10 at 20:36
    
This is a rewording of that problem, and the provided bugfix does not work. I'm hoping someone else has an actual solution to this specific issue. – Stefan Kendall Jan 20 '10 at 22:56
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A fix for this issue has been added to the 6.0.x and 5.5.x source line. This was fixed in glassfish, but it was never backported to Tomcat.

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