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From "Eric Pugh" <ep...@upstate.com>
Subject RE: [email] ByteArrayDataSource
Date Mon, 15 Nov 2004 23:37:06 GMT
It seems like byte[] would be simpler right?  Save a layer of translation?
Of course, that might just move the translation inwards..  Please file a bug
so we don't forget about this...

Eric

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Scott [mailto:scott@minutestopost.com]
> Sent: Monday, November 15, 2004 11:17 PM
> To: Jakarta Commons Developers List
> Subject: Re: [email] ByteArrayDataSource
>
>
> Hi,
>
> I use it to attach dynamically generated content (which often ends up as
> a byte[]) to an email.
>
> The attach() methods in MultipartEmail and the EmailAttachment class
> want either a File, URL, or DataSource. The ByteArrayDataSource class
> saves someone the time of implementing their own DataSource for this
> purpose. Of course, an attach() method that accepts a byte[] would work
> well also.
>
> Scott
>
>
> Eric Pugh wrote:
> > That is quite possible!  Can you explain the use case for
> > ByteArrayDataSource?  It seemed like a terrible hack, but maybe it was a
> > terribly cool idea?
> >
> >
> >>-----Original Message-----
> >>From: Scott [mailto:scott@minutestopost.com]
> >>Sent: Monday, November 15, 2004 8:58 PM
> >>To: Commons-Dev
> >>Subject: [email] ByteArrayDataSource
> >>
> >>
> >>Hi,
> >>
> >>I noticted that the ByteArrayDataSource class was removed from
> >>commons-email. I found it to be a useful addition to commons-email...has
> >>it moved to a different commons project?
> >>
> >>The Turbine javadoc for this class says that
> >>org.apache.turbine.util.mail.ByteArrayDataSource is deprecated and that
> >>org.apache.commons.mail.ByteArrayDataSource should be used instead. Is
> >>it possible that the class remained deprecated when moved from Turbine
> >>to commons-email, and that its removal was accidental?
> >>
> >>Thanks,
> >>Scott
> >>
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