|Edit: OK after a little quick checking it appears the reason this is not working is a configuration issue regarding permissions. Before I go playing around with group permissions however I believe I'll do a little tinkering with my local test installation first, lest I Open a door too wide or shut it completely|
acknak wrote:Just use PM to set up an email exchange, or use a free web upload.
acknak wrote:but the forum would have to take responsibility for storing the attachments, which could lead to problems.
DrewJensen wrote:So, if I PM someone and attach a 128K file I can not attach any other file to any other PM until that first person deletes the PM.
I would maybe not want to use a service which makes documents publicly available.
Do all attachments count against my total? I seem to have much more than 128K worth of attachments already.
It seems troubling indeed if I could attach a file to a PM, which is late transferred from my "outbox" to another person's "inbox" and yet the attachment still counts against my allotment, since I would no longer have control over it. Maybe I misunderstand how it works.
DrewJensen wrote:Well - it is possible that I mistook how it works also - this part of the users manual isn't fully written yet...LOL...where have I seen that before.
Phil wrote:Drew, thanks for your investigations and for posting the details!
May I take the liberty of suggesting some values for the settings?
- I would choose this as large as possible. If course it depends on the available web space.
- 3 is OK
- Would also set this to 3 (number of attachments to single PM)
- 512 K
- 5 M
I made two icons for someone else's script, and I wanted the author's approval before I posted them publicly.
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