Upload means sending of data from a local system to a remote system such as a server or another client with the intent that the remote system should store a copy of the data being transferred.

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uploading large files (mp4) to IIS 7.5 gives 500 Internal Server Error

I made a website on which i need to be able to upload video files and it has worked for quite a while. However after a while it just stopped working and now it will give me the following IIS error ...
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How to make uploading large (more than 1MB) files work with nginx, rails and uploadify

I have problem with my production nginx configuration (on my development machine with mongrel everything works). My environment is: nginx as proxy, rainbows as backend running rails 3.1 application ...
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Nginx returning “404 Not Found” when invoking the upload module

I've set up Nginx and the upload module following Martin Fjordvald's guide, but whenever I submit a file to it, I receive Nginx's generic "404 Not Found" page. The file is not uploaded. Here's my ...
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PHP max_execution_time, what is the best tune for large uploaded files

I have a WordPress installed and I use a web form to upload images in my web site. The web form allowing the end user to upload more than one files at a time. The problem is that one of my users had ...
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Prevent PHP from allowing php script uploads

Running Solaris/Apache/PHP. Our user base needs to be able to upload files to the web servers, so we have to have php uploads enabled. Problem comes when users provide upload scripts that aren't ...
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Speed Up IIS7 FTP+SSL Transfers

I am currently using a Server 2008 R2 box with IIS 7.5. I have IIS FTP+SSL setup and working properly with AD accounts. My issue lies in upload speeds. On a previous unix host FTP transfers were quick ...
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Is it possible to reduce this nginx proxy configuration?

I'm having an hard time trying to find out how to reduce this "repeated lines" for my NGinx configuration, just to change one property : server { #listen [::]:443 ipv6only=on; ## listen for ...
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Restrict file size upload per url

I have a website build with Play! Framework that I show with NGinx using ssl. Everything works fine but I'd like to implement a file upload limit based on url : If the user upload a file to /pages/*...
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Limit file upload per type with NGinx

On my project, I will allow users to send zip files and images files (on two different form post). The project is developed with Play! Framework (not PHP). I'd like to limit the size of upload for ...
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Upload throttling in IIS 7

I've got a situation where multiple concurrent file uploads are being executed in a web application. These uploads are of massive files, among several users, and it's choking the system into terrible ...
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File uploads taking more time

We recently moved to a new server. We have observed that the file upload done from the ftp command is taking around 5sec for 5MB file. But same file uploaded through CURL command is taking about 140 ...
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Is uploading a 500mb file to s3 an expensive operation? Any way to limit cpu usage etc?

On a production server, I'm planning on uploading a single file or a set of files that may be 500 megs in size. I havent' test it just yet, but just want some opinions on whether you think this will ...
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upload file to server via rdc in command line

I have access to server only via RDC, and I was wondering if is it possible to upload file to it via command line? I've got application that only can be run on the server, and modyfing some files and ...
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Windows file uploaded to ubuntu server automatically assumes 777 permissions

Do you know how can I set permissions beforehand for a folder that I want to upload on a linux server? I'm working on a piece of software (php/mysql) on my local windows machine, I then tar the folder ...
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Uploading video files to IIS 7 through php fails

I'm trying to get my website to upload video's and pictures. As I have made more websites that upload pictures there is no problem on that front, but when i try to upload a video for some reason it ...
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PHP script occasionally waits 20-30 minutes to start

I have a PHP script on my server that, primarily, takes files from an upload and moves them into place. It usually works fine, but occasionally, the script won't start for 20-30 minutes. The entire ...
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Web-based file manager like File Thingie, but for S3?

At work, we use a little PHP script called File Thingie, which is a web-based file manager. Basically, an FTP replacement. It allows users to upload and download files, and most importantly, it has a ...
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Slow upload speeds with pfsense virtual appliance

I have a pfSense virtual appliance set up in front of a Windows server. The pfSense appliance has been configured with two L2L IPSec VPN sites and not too much else. The appliance has two vNics which ...
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Windows 7 - Network File Copy Intermittently Fails During Upload to NAS

The client machine is running 64 bit Windows 7 and attempting to copy a relatively small file to our NAS device. The NAS device is a Lacie model running (I believe) some variant of Windows XP and has ...
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User uploaded files on different server with PHP?

If I had a dozen "Work" servers with just PHP-FPM (with other Nginx servers in front), is it possible to setup PHP to store user uploaded files on a different server? I'm looking to avoid syncing ...
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Unable to upload files larger than 128KB error because of ​MaxRequestLen update

server : Plesk panel 10.3.1, PHP 5, Apache2 When I updated the plesk panel, I noticed a strange error while uploading files. My server does not allow any file to be uploaded above the 128kb, even ...
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Uploads reported as too large on Knowledge Tree running on IIS 7 with PHP5

I am trying to upload a file from Knowledge Tree interface but for some odd reason it's displaying the following error message: The uploaded file is larger than the PHP upload_max_filesize setting ...
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multiple parallel uploads to a ftp server

I had a question w.r.t multiple parallel uploads to an ftp server. Lets say the bandwidth between the client and the server is B. When I open a connection with the server, will the entire bandwidth ...
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IIS7 File Upload Timeout Issues [closed]

I think I have two problems, though they might be related: Trying to upload a large file, it fails. Uploading small files works. After a while the session times out. To eliminate the timeout I ...
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Getting files onto Fresh Install of Server 2008 “The Right Way”?

I am still fairly new to windows server administration. I have a Server 2008 r2 ec2 instance running and will need to bring a new one up every so often. I like that it is locked down by default, but ...
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File Transfer Alternatives

Right now we're using the enterprise product from Aspera. We've got a license that covers only 10megabits of throughput per connection. We're looking at migrating away from Aspera as their licensing ...
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Managing multiple FTP accounts

I have a Linux (opensuse 11) webserver with plesk (9.5) and I have the challange for managing multiple ftp accounts for data exchange with customers. What I would like to have is setup easy an ...
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Is it secure to upload all kinds of file in website?

we have a website that allow the user to upload the files.Now if I am allowing the user to upload all the file extensions without restricting them is it secure?I am restricting only by the file size ...
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PSCP: Upload an entire folder, Windows to Linux

I am using PSCP to upload some files from windows to linux. I can do it fine just uploading one file at a time. But I have some very large directories and I want to upload an entire dir at once. I ...
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File synchronization over servers (debian) by uploading a file with PHP

I have 3 web servers for my PHP application. In front of web servers, there are load balancers. My application has a upload image form. I need to have any uploaded image via my form, simultaneously be ...
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Transfer files to Rackspace Cloud Files

I am working on getting all my client files moved from VPS server to Rackspace Cloud Files. Since there is about 2 GB to be transferred, I am looking for a good tool to perform the task. One way to ...
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Uploads timing out - all server limits should be fine

I recently moved my file upload service to a new host, a Windows server (was on CentOS before). I'm running IIS + PHP on it, and moved all the php.ini settings from the previous server to the new one. ...
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PHP Image upload folder

What is the correct way to allow users to upload images to a site? I'm using mod_php so everything is done by apache, not the domains user. Right now I just chmod 777 the images folder and hope for ...
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Pushing updates to live server… FTP isn't cutting it… a better method?

I'm the lead developer in a team of 2. My partner has only just joined the project and despite using GIT for version control etc, we are still stuck in the dark ages when it comes to code deployment. ...
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Apache Uploads and Security

Recently it has become an issue that a user on one of our systems needs the ability to have the apache user have read and write capability to their site so that the upload portion of their site works ...
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Uploads fail with shorewall enabled

I have an Ubuntu 8.04 server with shorewall 4.0.6 installed. When I try to upload files using FTP, SCP, or cURL the file upload stalls almost immediatly and eventually times out. If I turn off ...
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How to automate FTPS uploads from the Windows Command Line

I'm looking for a batch script to automate the upload of MULTIPLE files at a time to an external ftps site (ftps://servername.xxxx.com).The files are located in a folder on a Windows Server 2008 ...
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nginx http upload module config

I recently put nginx in front of apache to act as a reverse proxy. Up until now Apache handled directly the requests and file uploads Now, I need to configure nginx so that it sends file upload ...
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FTP uploading in BASH script

I need to upload the entire content of a directory /home/test to my ftp server, in a specific folder. I will then schedule the script hourly via cron. Any examples? NB. consider that I'm on a Netgear ...
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How can I use curl to upload and post a file with the following form?

The form html from the page I'm trying to upload to is as follows: <form action="upload_handler" method="POST" enctype="multipart/form-data"> <input type="file" name="myfile"> <...
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Directory and files stuck on server after upload

I've uploaded some files into a directory i've created (using a php upload script). At first I didn't set the right chmod for dir. and files (411 instead of 777). Now this folder and files are stuck ...
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How can I create a user only for sftp?

I have added a user to the system via the adduser tool. Then, in /etc/passwd, I tried changing the /bin/bash to /sbin/nologin or to /dev/null, but neither of these worked. I would like the user not ...
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Large uploads failing from client with new firewall

One of my clients just installed a firewall and since installing it they've been having issues uploading largish files (tested with files over 2MB ~ 200MB) to our server. The server is running Ubuntu ...
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How to upload a large file in pieces to my server?

How can upload a large SQL dump file it's 1GB, is there any software that uploads the file and resumes it later or just cut it into pieces and then join them back on the server ? because ftp upload is ...
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Limit upload file size and redirect user to error page if limit exceeds

Is it possible to redirect user to file file too big page when POST request size exceeds specified limit? I am aware about max-request-size option, but it gives just static page that cannot be ...
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Download file using ssh

I have ssh root access at a server and I need to download, then upload a file to it. I use putty on my local machine, connect and can do anything. But I don't know how to download the file :). I know ...
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Do large HTTP uploads still get an IIS log entry if aborted?

Do (large) HTTP POSTs still get an IIS log entry if aborted, disrupted, or timed out before completing the upload (body of the HTTP request)? I'm trying to debug complaints of intermittent uploads ...
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Upload big files?

I'm running Zend Server CE (http://www.zend.com/en/products/server-ce/) and i'm developing a project (Zend Framework) which requires uploading big files ( video, > 100MB ). I have been trying to ...
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how to calculate exact php upload limits

maximum size of uploads in php depend on number of settings. here they are, as put into apache virtual hosts file: php_admin_flag file_uploads on php_admin_value memory_limit 560M php_admin_value ...
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apache - Can't upload >2GB file

Uploading files in our app works fine until we hit one that's > 2GB. error_log shows: Invalid Content-Length (-3)Unknown error: Error reading request entity data I've rebuilt the latest apache ...