[Catalyst] Re: Upload problem

Adeola Awoyemi adeola at digitalcraftsmen.net
Tue Dec 23 10:44:34 GMT 2008

On 23/12/08 10:33, Florent Angly wrote:
> I still haven't made any progress on this issue... Any hint on where 
> to look to debug this problem?
> Thanks,
> Florent
Hi Florent,

I suspect this is not working because the file is too big. Web uploads 
are really meant to small files - I'd say not more that 10MB (I'd 
usually go for less). But, if you want to upload xxGB size files, I'd 
say use FTP, scp or rsync. I think this is why you haven't had a response?

> Florent Angly wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I am designing my first Catalyst application. I am using a form to 
>> upload some documents. Although it works fine for a file of ~60MB, it 
>> doesn't work at all for another file that is almost 3GB. It seems 
>> that the form isn't submitted; there is just some very brief activity 
>> in the webbrowser that seems just like a processing of the form, but 
>> the page is not updated. The Catalyst test server debug screen 
>> doesn't show any change when clicking on the form submit button.
>> So my first suspicion was that there is some configuration to do for 
>> upload file size limits or something, but I did not find anything 
>> relevant. Is there a default file size limit? Can it be changed?
>> Thanks for your advices,
>> Florent
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