[Seaside] Re: Re: [squeak-dev] [Q] File Upload/Download Server, Comanche or Swazoo

Göran Krampe goran at krampe.se
Tue Jul 29 09:26:43 UTC 2008


Philippe Marschall wrote:
> 2008/7/23 "S.J.Chun" <chunsj at embian.com>:
>> Hmm,
>> it seems that with current Seaside(I'm using 2.8) large file upload mught be hard
>> task.
>> And for file size, not all files have that size.(Sorry for my poor english) But some of
>> the files will have that size.
> 10 GB is massive. There are whole lot of 32bit integers that can
> overflow and a lot of other things that can go wrong at any stage
> including the browser and Apache.
>> My current idea is that I should create module(?) for Comanche or Swazoo for File
>> Upload (this just process multipart/form request for file upload with additional
>> parameters) and small web application or module for processing download url.(This
>> might be possible with Seaside with RESTable URL support or simple module).
> I only tried the upload streaming for Kom on localhost. While it could
> handle largish files (40 MB) it wasn't able to get close to 400 MB. So
> Kom might not be your tool. I have not seen an upload streaming API

Hmmm, not sure -  but IIRC I uploaded 300Mb files easily using the
streaming code I made. I don't have it handy now for testing - but I am
not sure why it would not work?

regards, Göran

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