[Twisted-Python] Streaming File Transfer Protocol?

Marco Giusti marco.giusti at gmail.com
Wed Feb 10 13:23:24 EST 2010

On Wed, Feb 10, 2010 at 12:22:59PM -0500, Darren Govoni wrote:
> Hi,
>   Is there an existing protocol that can provide the following?
> - Accept stream binary data FROM a client (e.g. very large file
> transfer)

HTTP and FTP just to say two of many,

> - Receive data IN ORDER (i.e. stream. not out of order random packets)


> I want to stream FROM a client to the protocol server and have the
> server process the stream bytes incrementally so it doesn't have 
> to store or write the entire data stream (too large).


Hofstadter's Law:
It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into account
Hofstadter's Law.

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