[Zope-dev] serving BLOBs

2004-10-11 Thread Alan Milligan
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Hi, I know serving large BLOBs is rather frowned up using Z2, but I have a requirement to use the zope security machinery prior to serving a blob circa 500Mb. I thought I'd just wrap it in an ExternalFile and it would simply stream to the client. In

Re: [Zope-dev] serving BLOBs

2004-10-11 Thread Johan Carlsson
Alan Milligan wrote: Hi, I know serving large BLOBs is rather frowned up using Z2, but I have a requirement to use the zope security machinery prior to serving a blob circa 500Mb. I thought I'd just wrap it in an ExternalFile and it would simply stream to the client. In fact I was even

Re: [Zope-dev] serving BLOBs

2004-10-11 Thread Alan Milligan
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Johan Carlsson wrote: | | I've looked at the code of the latest release of ExternalFile | and I can't find the new streming interface being used at all? | There's some strange stuff in the ExternalFile::FileUtils::copy_file() function whereby it writes

Re: [Zope-dev] serving BLOBs

2004-10-11 Thread Dieter Maurer
Alan Milligan wrote at 2004-10-12 00:57 +1000: I know serving large BLOBs is rather frowned up using Z2, but I have a requirement to use the zope security machinery prior to serving a blob circa 500Mb. Apache supports something like remote authentication (it allows you to delegate authentication