mogilefs module 1.0.2

Valery Kholodkov valery+nginxen at
Thu Jul 30 15:35:54 MSD 2009

Michael Shadle wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 3:55 AM, Valery
> Kholodkov<valery+nginxen at> wrote:
>> Well, the end user can upload directly to this as soon as it does via PUT request. Nginx already provides all necessary validations for PUT requests.
> Well, yeah, but then you have to make sure all your max_size's are
> bumped up etc (I assume) and that's one thing I wouldn't want to mess
> with continuously.

I don't understand, sorry. What do you mean?

> We just uploaded a 500 meg file for example.

Into mogilefs via nginx+mogilefs module?

>> For POST requests I plan to implement a module which does conversion from POST to PUT internally in nginx. This will allow implementing a scalable web storage entirely on nginx. This module will be able to work with your partial upload thingy as well.
> That would be awesome. All it really needs to do is collect the
> portions and then push it.
> However there would need to be some way to tell the application (like
> a PHP app) that the event happened, so it knows and it can store the
> link/key/etc. to the file.

It will be the same way upload module uses, but additionally I'll 
provide a status of PUT request for each file in the form data.

Best regards,
Valery Kholodkov

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