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Passing text file in webservice
Joined: Sep 02, 2005
Feb 23, 2008 08:47:00
I have to write a webservice which retrieves 20 mb text file from database and send it to client. What is the best way to do it?
Thanks in advance for your repies..
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Joined: Nov 07, 2007
Feb 23, 2008 20:31:00
You can Encode64 the text, is that what you are asking due to the fact that the text file could be XML? Assuming you are using JAX-WS type XML method invocation? There is an encode64(byte data) method, check your Java API reference on...
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Feb 24, 2008 08:05:00
What are your requirements on the client side?
Incorporating bulk text on the order of 20MB in a SOAP response would be incredibly wasteful and slow.
The SOAP with Attachments API for Java (SAAJ) is what you want. A google search for SAAJ will get you started.
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