sims at ezpzapps.com
Fri Jun 28 06:08:01 EDT 2002
I want to make sure I understand this...
Chipp wants to take a folder of compressed files and create a
single .zip file
IOW he has a few compressed files inside a folder and wants to zip them all
into one zip file.
The proposed answer seems to be:
put compress(field "Outgoing") into URL "binfile:data.gz"
Does this mean that one reads all these compressed files
into this field and then compresses that field?
When you decompress this data.gz, will you then have separate
Sorry if I am being a bit dense here... :-/
>on 28/6/02 5:04 am, Jeanne A. E. DeVoto at jeanne at runrev.com wrote:
> > At 8:58 PM -0700 6/27/2002, Chipp Walters wrote:
> >> Does anyone know if it's possible to ZIP files in RR? I want to take a
> >> folder of files and create a single .zip file. I know you can
> >> to memory, but don't know if you can save the compressed stuff
>into a file.
> > put compress(field "Outgoing") into URL "file:data.gz"
>Jeanne meant to write:
> put compress(field "Outgoing") into URL "binfile:data.gz"
>("file:" means treat the data as text, which means some bytes may get
>changed to reflect different line endings on particular platforms. You
>don't want a hair on your data's head to be modified, so you need to use
>"binfile:" to specify that.)
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