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Allow configurable server-side file upload limits #119

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mjgiarlo opened this Issue Dec 21, 2016 · 0 comments

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mjgiarlo commented Dec 21, 2016

Issue by mjgiarlo
Tuesday Apr 12, 2016 at 17:47 GMT
Originally opened as samvera/sufia#1827


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We currently -- since #1821 was merged -- have the ability to define the following limits for the file upload widget:

  • Max size of individual file
  • Max size of group of files
  • Max number of files

This brings Sufia master to parity with Sufia 6.x, with limits defined in JavaScript and enforced by the client. Quoting @atz:

For robust file handling and avoidance of OOM/resource depletion, we need:

  • server side limits and proper handling there, e.g. in CarrierWave
  • should be configurable
  • client limits should take their values from (or be derived from) the server-side ones.

Alternatively, we can just be open to anybody crashing our processes with multi-TB web uploads and delete the js declarations.

(No, let's not be open to that.)

Pertains to Sufia master.

Related work

Decomposed from #1814
Follows #1821

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