Create Attachments on the local filesystem

David Miller justdave at
Tue Oct 21 09:59:33 UTC 2003

On 10/21/2003 10:55 AM +0100, Gervase Markham wrote:

> Jason Pyeron wrote:
>> To deal with the possiblity of huge files (100MB+) there will need to be
>> some archiving facilities.
> Why do you need 100MB attachments in a bug tracking system?

Core files from huge apps, probably.  That's what Zippy wants big
attachments for (we only have theirs at 25 MB though).  Theirs are still in
the database (and due to quirks with DBD::Sybase, are actually stored as
hexadecimal-encoded text, so it takes twice that space on the server).
Dave Miller      Project Leader, Bugzilla Bug Tracking System   

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