Console - Enabling Uploads
Enabling uploads via Sockso's GUI is an easy point-and-click affair, but it's
a little more tricky on the server. But just follow these steps and you'll
have it up and running in no time.
1) Create Uploads Collection
First you'll need to create a collection where the uploaded files will be
stored in. To do this use the coladd command to specify
the path to the folder. Then when it's added run collist and
make a note of the number that appears to the left of this new folder (this is
it's collection ID).
2) Set Properties
You'll then need to set uploads.enabled to yes, and
uploads.collectionId to the collection ID of the folder you just added.
propset uploads.enabled yes
propset uploads.collectionId 1
You can also use the uploads.allowAnonymous to control whether or not
users need to be logged in to upload files. (this defaults to requiring a login
before users can upload)
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