News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Steponas Kazakevicius' Blog:
Interruptable file download
September 13, 2010 @ 10:06:32

Steponas Kazakevicius has written up a new tutorial about file downloading and, more specifically, making an download tool that can handle interruptions in mid-stream (elegantly).

Have you ever been to a website that offers downloads of stuff? And while you are waiting for the download, there are lots of ads around? Sure you have. I have too. The last day I was downloading stuff. An idea came to my head. Was there a site which required to stay and watch the ads while you are downloading? Didn't see one. Is that technically possible? Sure. I wanted to show how. So I made a small web app for that.

His application (live demo or download available) submits the user upload in the background so that, if the user decides to cancel it, they can at any time and move on immediately.

4 comments voice your opinion now!
tutorial interrupt download background


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Pádraic Brady's Blog: RESTful Web Services with Zend Framework

DevShed: MySQL Table Prefix Changer Tool in PHP

PHPMaster.com: Watermarking Images

Dave Dash's Blog: Finding things using Zend Search Lucene in symfony

Mfana Ronald Conco's Blog: RabbitMQ and PHP Part 1


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


series opinion wordpress language interview release community code podcast list unittest threedevsandamaybe configure laravel install testing framework experience introduction developer

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework