At 12:21 -0600 5/23/03, Mike Hillyer wrote:
>I think it was back in the 3.x days.
That is correct. The maximum max_allowed_packet value in 3.23.x is
16 MB, in 4.x it is 1 GB.
>From: walt [mailto:walt@stripped]
>Sent: Friday, May 23, 2003 10:58 AM
>To: Dana Diederich; Knight, Lloyd
>Subject: Re: storing large files in blob...
>On Friday 23 May 2003 12:50 pm, Dana Diederich wrote:
>> We have, hopefully, agreed to disagree about how appropriate it is to
>> large blobs in the database. Since this action is a supported feature
>> the database, we should try to help people use the supported feature.
>> I am assuming that storing >16MB blobs in MySQL is considered a
>> feature. Am I not correct in that?
>According to this link, it's a problem in the client/server protocol. I
>know if this is correct or not.
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