This post is to describe a recent problem and the resolution.
When trying to FTP upload a file, Chilkat was uploading only 100K, but the file size as reported by Windows Explorer was 6MB.
When Chilkat reports the size of a local file within the LastErrorText, it is reporting the results obtained from the typical/standard system function call to get a file size. Chilkat claims that there really cannot be a "bug" because it must believe what the system call returns. Possible errors include (1) the file being actively written while the upload is occurring, or (2) the wrong path being passed to Chilkat.
In this particular case, neither (1) nor (2) was occurring. This is what the user found:
asked Apr 15 at 11:56