Authentication for uploaded files


#1

how to set authentication for uploaded files ?

i am using paperclip plugin to upload files
it using “public/system” folder to store files

the web server serving file from “public/system” folder
directly

but i want to serve the file only after authetication

how to do that?


#2

On Tue, Apr 21, 2009 at 7:09 AM, Sniper A.
removed_email_address@domain.invalid wrote:

how to do that?

I wrote a blog post about doing this with Nginx at
http://ramblingsonrails.com/how-to-protect-downloads-but-still-have-nginx-serve-the-files

Andrew T.
http://ramblingsonrails.com
http://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewtimberlake

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