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ASP.NET conquers filesize limitations
Any forum would indicate problems with huge file uploads in ASP.NET. The most probable replies would be to use alternate upload channels or chunked uploads to overcome this. Travelling back, we were able to manage such huge gigs of upload seamlessly with ISAPI filters and extensions. The underlying trick was that the data buffers that flow into the server should be serialized and not accumulating in the memory which is an overhead for the server.
Just came across this elegant article in CodeProject which is promising. Albeit the fact that the code is in Visual Studio 2005, with just a couple of changes in two of its files, I was able to manage the same run on .NET Framework 1.1. Check out this article in CodeProject.com.
The best thing in this article was that it did'nt wanted us to make any change in Web.Config.