[Mediawiki-l] Is there a way to limit the size of images uploaded

Platonides Platonides at gmail.com
Tue Jan 8 13:38:12 UTC 2008


Grietinus Koops wrote:
> Thanks Itay! This worked!
> But same as you I'm curious about the logic behind it. As there is a limit
> of 20M for some reason. 2500 x 1600 pixels generates far less than
> 20MegaBytes I would say. And then it's only in case of thumbnail view...
> 
> I'm open for suggestions :)
> 
> Regards,
> Grietinus

The uncompressed image is about 15Mb of contiguous memory.
Add the overhead of all classes and mediawiki code and the size of the 
thumbnail you're writing.




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