[development] Better documentation for working with uploaded files?
remorse at partners.org
Thu Jul 12 18:35:10 UTC 2007
Hi! Is there a better source for documentation on how to work with
uploaded files than http://drupal.org/node/111782 [the handbook's
page]? The list of function for working with files on api.drupal.org
is not particularly helpful, and the handbook page is also rather
Specifically, I want to have users upload seven files (all of which
must be there), and then save them in a directory *which may not be a
subdirectory of the Drupal files directory*. Also, I don't want
Drupal's file upload size restrictions to apply for this one use.
Or, in this case, would it make sense to just ignore the Drupal file
functions and use $_FILES and the php file handling code directly?
Would this adversely affect the FormAPI stuff? Would I be able to
use a _validate function if I'm not using the Drupal file handling
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