Why are all videos renamed to video.extension?

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Why are all videos renamed to video.extension?

#1 Postby qq_bbq » Aug 05, 2010 1:44 am

Is this to prevent downloading?

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#2 Postby PowerChaos » Aug 09, 2010 9:13 am

it is like your files

if you take a look at the file folder then you notice that even a txt file got the filename listed below

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1234-5678-abcd-efgh


it is probaly to prevent direct acces to the file names or to got a check on them

the files get renamed in the temp folder so it only exist for a XX amount of time (cronjob to delete symlinks)

the video and mp3 will work the same way
and i just think it is to prevent direct acces to them and to prevent executing of the files (if you upload a php file for example)

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