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From Julian Reschke <julian.resc...@gmx.de>
Subject Re: WebDAV with large files
Date Sun, 09 Nov 2008 16:35:51 GMT
Charles Brooking wrote:
> Hi all
> I've installed Jackrabbit using jackrabbit-webapp-1.4.war and have been 
> testing the 'repository/default/' WebDAV server. In particular, I 
> decided to try uploading several large files.
> What I found was that when transferring ten files, each of about 10MiB, 
> memory consumption jumped by 100MiB. This suggests that transfer of 
> large files or large numbers of files is impossible! Is there a way to 
> save 'blob' files to disk in a streaming way?

Well, it really doesn't suggest that (yet) -- there's no guarantee that 
garbage is collected until more memory is needed (at least that's my 

So, did you *try* uploading larger files (such as in: larger than 
available memory)?

BR, Julian

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