Attachment Downloads

General discussion of development ideas and the approaches taken in the 3.x branch of phpBB. The next feature release of phpBB 3 will be 3.3/Proteus.
Forum rules
Please do not post support questions regarding installing, updating, or upgrading phpBB 3.2.x. If you need support for phpBB 3.2.x please visit the 3.2.x Support Forum on phpbb.com.

If you have questions regarding writing extensions please post in Extension Writers Discussion to receive proper guidance from our staff and community.
User avatar
DavidIQ
Customisations Team Leader
Customisations Team Leader
Posts: 1834
Joined: Thu Mar 02, 2006 4:29 pm
Location: Earth
Contact:

Re: Attachment Downloads

Post by DavidIQ »

MaFeSa wrote:I'm trying phpBB 3.1 b2 in my private forum and I can confirm the problems caused by this function.
In my forum I have discussions with 40 pages and about 30 attachments (90MB), at this moment about 27 users are downloading all attachments of the discussions instead of single file slowing down the forum.
This function must be disabled from the admin panel!
Thanks
Then create a ticket and pull request for adding it as an option. ;)
The slowness is not likely due to the actual downloading. It's more likely the compressing of all the files into a zip.
Image

MaFeSa
Registered User
Posts: 69
Joined: Sun Aug 26, 2012 1:44 pm

Re: Attachment Downloads

Post by MaFeSa »

Removed with 3.1 RC3, thanks ;)

Post Reply