Folders and duplicate file names

dormando dormando at
Sat Sep 8 07:43:00 UTC 2007

drpr0ctologist at wrote:
> Does MogileFS support folders?
> What I want to do is group images from each user to their own specific 
> folders.  Or, is this unnecessary with MogileFS?  How do you prevent 
> duplicate file names in this case?

(Someone else has a better answer for this, but I couldn't find it 
quickly in the archives...)

Check out the 'filespaths' plugin. I haven't used it personally, but 
it's supposed to make "directory structures" easier to work with.

Mostly I just make the key look like a path, ie:


... and you can manage the collections in your application, or use the 
'listkeys' feature. Lots of options, none too terrible.


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