Alternate way to store attachments?

Dave Williss dwilliss at
Wed May 16 19:43:52 UTC 2007

But is there a way to configure where these attachments go?  I suppose 
making data/attachments be a symbolic link to where I want them would 
work.  Note: we're running Bugzilla 2.22.

Frédéric Buclin wrote:
> Dave Williss a écrit :
>> Rather than storing them in blobs in the database, we'd like to store 
>> them on a normal filesystem.
> You can already do that. Go to 
> editparams.cgi?section=attachment#maxlocalattachment and set it to a 
> low value. When you attach a file, a checkbox is displayed allowing 
> you to store it in data/attachments/. You can then use these 
> attachments as any other attachments stored in the DB. Bugzilla does 
> all the work for you.
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