[Bug web/2493] GNATSweb should discourage huge attachments

dberlin@dberlin.org gcc-bugzilla@gcc.gnu.org
Sun May 25 19:48:00 GMT 2003

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------- Additional Comments From dberlin@dberlin.org  2003-05-25 18:38 -------
Subject: Re: [Bug web/2493] GNATSweb should discourage huge attachments

> The issue of uncompressed attachments no longer applies - attachments are
> stored compressed in the database.  Attachments are no longer sent by mail
> (although some people - including me - think that small ones ought to be)
> so the problem that triggered this bug report (a 25Mb mail to gcc-prs
> generated by a large attachment) won't recur.  But there isn't anything in
> Bugzilla to discourage unnecessarily huge attachments - such as large
> source tarballs instead of a single .i file, so I expect that problem will
> still arise occasionally.

Actually, i can set an attachment size limit on Bugzilla, so that
attachments larger than whatever size are not allowed.
I just didn't know what value to set it to.

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