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From Paul Hussein <paul.huss...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [FILEUPLOAD] Problem with huge files (>2GB)
Date Wed, 04 Mar 2009 16:32:39 GMT
some interesting google hits

Bottom points
https://issues.apache.org/struts/browse/STR-2959


http://www.motobit.com/help/scptutl/pa98.htm

Lots of software uses integer and not a large integer, so they are
inherently limited.

I would use FTP for such large files.


On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 3:45 PM, James Carman <james@carmanconsulting.com>wrote:

> Perhaps an applet (or webstarted application) and use Commons VFS to
> move your files?  We use Commons VFS over FTP (among other protocols)
> and it works great.  I only suggest VFS because it would be easy to
> switch between transport mechanisms during unit testing (using local
> files/directories during unit testing if need be or just mock
> objects).
>
> On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 9:25 AM, Ward <wardlootens@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Seems the problem lies in another place:
> > modern browsers don't support uploads of 2GB and more
> > (On Safari on windows I got to 4Gb, but that was the maximum there...)
> >
> > So I will have to find another solution...
> >
> > Grtz
> >
> > Ward
> >
> > Raghuveer.V schreef:
> >>
> >> I understand you have a problem of file upload size limit.
> >> Check the docs if it has defult size of 2 GGB.
> >> I used upload which is with struts.
> >> In struts which uses commons-upload ,the upload size can be controlled
> in
> >> struts-config.xml file
> >> <controller bufferSize="8192"  maxFileSize="100K"
> >>
> >> Let us see if some one suggests a alternative solution.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ward" <wardlootens@gmail.com>
> >> To: <user@commons.apache.org>
> >> Sent: Wednesday, March 04, 2009 5:47 PM
> >> Subject: [FILEUPLOAD] Problem with huge files (>2GB)
> >>
> >>
> >>> Hello,
> >>>
> >>> I'm currently working on a web application which sould be able to deal
> >>> with large multimedia-files.
> >>> For uploading the files I'm using the Apache Commons FileUpload
> library.
> >>> This works great for files up to 2GB, but when I try it with files
> >>> larger than 2GB, things go wrong:
> >>> The upload doesn't start, in fact, the doPost()-method of the Servlet
> >>> which handles the upload-request is never called.
> >>>
> >>> I think this might have something to do with the contentLength-property
> >>> of ServletRequest, which is an integer (so contentLengths > 2GB would
> >>> cause an overflow), but I'm not sure this is the problem.
> >>>
> >>> So: is it true that the maximum size of a post to a servlet cannot
> >>> exceed 2GB?
> >>> And is there somenone who could giveme some hints about how to make it
> >>> possible to upload huge files? Files-sizes up to 50GB and more should
> be
> >>> supported (raw and un-encode videofiles that are)
> >>>
> >>> Thanks in advance, you would really help me out!
> >>>
> >>> Grtz
> >>>
> >>> Ward (Belgium)
> >>>
> >>>
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