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From Carlos Santana <>
Subject Re: Limit of binary actions
Date Fri, 06 Jul 2018 11:43:01 GMT
Thanks Christian

This PR in addition of fixing the bug it also adds an improvement that the limit size is not
longer hardcoded and is now a configuration setting that the operator deploying can customize.

- Carlos Santana

> On Jul 6, 2018, at 7:44 AM, Christian Bickel <> wrote:
> Hey,
> a few days a go we found a little bug:
> On creating an action, the code is sent to the controller. Afterwards
> the controller checks, that the code is not too big. If the code
> itself is sent directly (e.g. uploading a single `.js` file), the
> limit is 48MB (today).
> If an archive is uploaded, it will be encoded with base64. The problem
> here is, that base64 has an overhead of 1/3. This means, if you have
> an archive, that has a size of e.g. 45MB, 60MB will be sent to the
> controller. So the request will be rejected. This is not expected for
> the user, as a limit of 48MB was proposed to him.
> I opened a PR to fix this behaviour:
> As this change, potentially raises the action size in the database, I
> wanted to ask if anyone has any concerns with this PR.
> If not, I will go forward with it.
> Greetings

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