Re: how to download an image

2017-06-20 Thread Matt Maier via use-livecode
Just following up for posterity. The livecode team figured out that setting the httpheaders to empty solved the problem, or at least part of it. I was setting them to connect to the API that sends the link for the image. Now setting them to empty before trying to download the image partly works.

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-04 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
I dunno. Here's what I just did and it loaded the image with no problems. All 97,183 bytes worth. Do you have write permission to the folder you're downloading to? on mouseUp local tImgUrl local tImgName local tNewFile constant tNewFolder="/home/mwieder/Desktop" put

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-04 Thread Matt Maier via use-livecode
iew this message in context: http://runtime-revolution. > 278305.n4.nabble.com/how-to-download-an-image-tp4715487p4715503.html > Sent from the Revolution - User mailing list archive at Nabble.com. > > ___ > use-livecode mailing list > us

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-04 Thread tbodine via use-livecode
Is this happening in a standalone or the IDE? A standalone would need revsecurity.dll for https. Tom B. -- View this message in context: http://runtime-revolution.278305.n4.nabble.com/how-to-download-an-image-tp4715487p4715503.html Sent from the Revolution - User mailing list archive

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-04 Thread Matt Maier via use-livecode
Yeah, I've got a list of URLs like the one in the first message //s3.amazonaws.com/appforest_uf/f1496548544475x140387106221169 240/grilled_cheese_on_plate.jpg I'm trying to download the images from AWS to a folder. Previously I couldn't get "put URL into binfile" to work (0kb files) so I tried

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-04 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 06/04/2017 10:06 AM, Matt Maier via use-livecode wrote: Hokay, so, apparently post is a blocking command, which is a bad idea for multiple potentially large files. So I'm trying to use this, but it's still downloading 1kb files. *put* "https:" & tImgUrl into tImgUrl *set* itemdelimiter to

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-04 Thread Matt Maier via use-livecode
Hokay, so, apparently post is a blocking command, which is a bad idea for multiple potentially large files. So I'm trying to use this, but it's still downloading 1kb files. *put* "https:" & tImgUrl into tImgUrl *set* itemdelimiter to "/" *put* item -1 of tImgUrl into tImgName *set*

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-04 Thread Matt Maier via use-livecode
I got bubble.is to send the base64 encoded image data instead of a link. So just putting the base64decoded data into URL is working. On Sun, Jun 4, 2017 at 12:41 AM, Colin Holgate via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Scott’s routine worked for me too. It’s worth checking

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-04 Thread Colin Holgate via use-livecode
Scott’s routine worked for me too. It’s worth checking where the spaces and returns there are in his test, I had to edit it from the email version. I also just tested in the multiline message box. For testing in a button, in LiveCode 8, you have to declare the variable as well. This was the

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-04 Thread Matt Maier via use-livecode
That gives me a 375b corrupted file. So that's progress. On Sat, Jun 3, 2017 at 9:49 PM, Scott Rossi via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Remove the first "binfile" usage, so your code reads like this: > > put URL tNewImageLink into URL ("binfile:" & tNewFolder & "/" & >

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-03 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 06/03/2017 09:49 PM, Scott Rossi via use-livecode wrote: Remove the first "binfile" usage, so your code reads like this: I was gonna say something similar, but Scott's too fast for me. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode

Re: how to download an image

2017-06-03 Thread Scott Rossi via use-livecode
Remove the first "binfile" usage, so your code reads like this: put URL tNewImageLink into URL ("binfile:" & tNewFolder & "/" & tNewImageName) I used the following to test download to the desktop and it works as expected: put

how to download an image

2017-06-03 Thread Matt Maier via use-livecode
I'm trying to download an image to a file but it's always 0kb Here's an example of the URL I've got // s3.amazonaws.com/appforest_uf/f1496548544475x140387106221169240/grilled_cheese_on_plate.jpg *put* URL ("binfile:" & tNewImageLink) into URL ("binfile:" & tNewFolder & "/" & tNewImageName)