Please forgive me if you get this twice, I sent it yesterday but never
it appear on the list.
This is my first posting to the rails group so please forgive me if this
a well-covered question (though I did check the wiki and the faqs on the
I am trying to create a Flash-based bulk uploader for my first Ruby
You can see an example of the uploader running in a PHP script here:
This works swimmingly in php but there is no joy in Ruby.
I am using version “0.14.3” of Rails and “1.8.2” of Ruby on a Mac OS X
The webbrick spits out a very unceremonious error when I try to call my
[14/Nov/2005:23:10:01 PST] “POST /admin/flash_create HTTP/1.1” 500 8175
- -> /admin/flash_create
When doing some research on the problem I found a bug report on the
They suggested installing the flash-fix plugin. I have installed the
flash-fix plugin into my vender/plugin directory but was unsure what to
My very basic method in the admin_controller is:
@params[‘Filedata’][‘content name’] =
@params[‘Filedata’][‘data’] = @params[‘Filedata’][‘tmp_name’].read
@photo = Photo.new(@params[‘Filedata’])
“Filedata” is the field that Macromedia specifies for their multipart
Any help is greatly appreciated!