Python feature suggestion - load (binary) content from file
nelson.ana at gmail.com
Tue Apr 12 17:21:27 EDT 2011
If Eric or someone has time to do this, that would be great. Otherwise I'll
try to put a pull request together this weekend.
On Tue, Apr 12, 2011 at 4:10 PM, Eric Moritz <eric at themoritzfamily.com>wrote:
> If you don't have this integrated into the Riak Python client, I'll be
> happy to do that for you.
> Eric Moritz.
> On Sun, Apr 10, 2011 at 10:49 AM, Ana Nelson <nelson.ana at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I've just implemented this in a project:
> > binary_data = open(self.filename(), "rb").read()
> > mimetype, encoding = mimetypes.guess_type(self.filename())
> > if not mimetype:
> > mimetype = 'application/octet-stream' # Riak's own
> > self.riak_object = self.bucket.new_binary(
> > self.hashstring,
> > binary_data,
> > mimetype
> > )
> > which writes binary data to a Riak bucket from a file, using Python's
> > mimetypes library to determine the content type from the file's
> > I think it could be convenient to have this be included in the Riak
> > client, so perhaps it can implement better buffering. Something like
> > bucket.new_binary_from_file(key, filename)
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