I looked for an easy way to split the files up and stumbled across SPLIT. This will take an input file and break it into pieces based on info provided. See the MAN page for details.
Here's the command I used:
split -b 102400k winxp.hdd.aa winxp.hdd.part
This broke my file up into 100M chunks. Now I can load them to S3.
If you ever need to re-construct the files, the cat command will work well. You'll need to CAT them together in the appropriate order but that shouldn't be difficult given the way we split them up. For example, to create the original image, you would simple type
cat winxp.hdd.part.aa winxp.hdd.part.ab ... winxp.hdd.part.az
Could this be any easier?
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