I'm surprised by the complete silence... was this post sent to the
wrong list? What would be a better one?
On Fri, Nov 13, 2009 at 11:29 AM, James Bergstra
> Where can I find information on using BLOBs outside of plone? I use
> ZODB directly from my python programs and I would like to store large
> files across ZEO. I'm using a recent ZODB (3.9.3)
> - I use runzeo.py to start my server, how do I tell it where on the
> filesystem to put blob data?
> - when using blobs across ZEO, where is the blob data stored on the
> client side? Memory? /tmp? cwd?
> - I'm assuming that BLOBs should be manipulated like any other
> persistent object. How true is this? What exceptions are there? How
> is blob data cached in the client, specifically is it ever
> automatically flushed? I want to use my BLOB data (read only) after
> closing the db connection.
> - where in plone or elsewhere might I find code that would illustrate
> how blobs should be used?
> Thanks in advance,
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