[Seaside] Integrating Images on a website. Don't want to use Apache or WAFileLibrary.

John Thornborrow john at pinesoft.co.uk
Thu Apr 24 11:11:55 UTC 2008

Regarding option 2, it does not need to bloat the image and answers
option 3.

  ^FileStream fileNamed: 'examplefile.png' binary contents

Hope this helps,

Torsten Bergmann wrote:
> Hi,
> in general there are three ways:
>  1. serve files using an external server/location (Apache)
>  2. create a WAFileLibrary 
>  3. let the Squeak webserver serve files from hard disk 
> 1. is not good for portability, 2. bloats the image - so 3. may be your 
> option to choose.
> You can do this either with an WAExternalFileLibrary implementation as Holger already explained or by serving the files directly using a file serving module for KomHttpServer:
> For an example either have a look at "Webserver-tbn.4.mcz" in "www.squeaksource.com/DeveloperWorkspace" or read http://www.shaffer-consulting.com/david/Seaside/GettingSoftware/index.html
> Bye
> Torsten

John Thornborrow

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