Inserting images as BLOBs - any way to avoid using base64encode?

Terry Judd tsj at
Mon Aug 6 22:16:29 EDT 2007

Another good case for declaring local variables I guess. It all works 'as
advertised' now. Thanks Devin, Mark, Jan (and various contributors to the
list archives).



> Devin-
>> the variable you're loading it into *must* be accessed later in  another
>> statement, otherwise the download fails. It's almost like the  variable
>> doesn't become a valid variable unless it's accessed later.
> ...and if you (ahem) declare your local variables you'll find that it
> accomplishes the same purpose. And then the why of it all isn't quite so
> mystifying...
> -- 
>  Mark Wieder
>  mwieder at

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