You want to try to stay away from storing anything so large in a DB like a 
file or an image (if the option exists).  I am not aware of the previous 
discussion but if you send me a few details maybe I can offer an opinion..


At 07:54 AM 5/28/2002 -0600, Dan Vande More wrote:
>Is anyone aware of previous discussions with php/mysql with using file 
>inside the db (BLOBs) and integrating php to serve these files? In my 
>opinion, I'm sure there's a better way than store to a temp file and send 
>user the hyperlink, then deleting the temp file. Perhaps something with 
>output buffering, etc.
>I'm sure this topic has come up before, but I have been unable to find any 
>relevant information.
>Thank you for your help
>Dan VandeMore
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