[development] file handling, open_basedir for 4.7?

Gabor Hojtsy gabor at hojtsy.hu
Sat Feb 25 09:56:11 UTC 2006

Darrel O'Pry wrote:
> I've made some more headway, but ran into one of those collateral
> issues....
> php has its own garbage collection for upload_tmp_dir....
> Since my solution requires moving a file out of php's upload_tmp_dir to 
> Drupal's tmp dir, functions that quit or don't complete leave a hanging
> file in drupal's tmp dir... 
> Is system_cron a good place for this garbage collection?

IMHO functions which can detect malfunctions should remove the uploaded
files (ie. my patch included a file remove action for the locale upload,
since the file is not needed after the import is done). Unexpected halts
will leave files there, for sure... Hm...


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