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Hallo,

I'm using Npgsql to establish a connection to my PostgreSQL database. Now I want to save a file (using a file upload control).
How can I save this file in my database? How can I use large objects or is there any other possibility?

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You can use a bytea field type.

In our user manual, you will find an example which writes a file to the database and reads it back. I think you can use it as a base start for your work.

http://npgsql.projects.postgresql.org/docs/manual/UserManual.html[^]

I hope it helps.
 
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chris085 6-Dec-11 5:11am    
Thanks.
As next step I want to try out large objects. Does it work when the files are stored on the webserver and not on the postgreSQL server?

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