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Models uploaded files.

The actual file is accessible via the tempfile accessor, though some of its interface is available directly for convenience.

Uploaded files are temporary files whose lifespan is one request. When the object is finalized Ruby unlinks the file, so there is no need to clean them with a separate maintenance task.

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Attributes
[RW] content_type

A string with the MIME type of the file.

[RW] headers

A string with the headers of the multipart request.

[RW] original_filename

The basename of the file in the client.

[RW] tempfile

A Tempfile object with the actual uploaded file. Note that some of its interface is available directly.

[RW] to_io

A Tempfile object with the actual uploaded file. Note that some of its interface is available directly.

Instance Public methods
close(unlink_now = false)

Shortcut for tempfile.close.

# File actionpack/lib/action_dispatch/http/upload.rb, line 59
def close(unlink_now = false)
  @tempfile.close(unlink_now)
end
eof?()

Shortcut for tempfile.eof?.

# File actionpack/lib/action_dispatch/http/upload.rb, line 79
def eof?
  @tempfile.eof?
end
open()

Shortcut for tempfile.open.

# File actionpack/lib/action_dispatch/http/upload.rb, line 54
def open
  @tempfile.open
end
path()

Shortcut for tempfile.path.

# File actionpack/lib/action_dispatch/http/upload.rb, line 64
def path
  @tempfile.path
end
read(length = nil, buffer = nil)

Shortcut for tempfile.read.

# File actionpack/lib/action_dispatch/http/upload.rb, line 49
def read(length = nil, buffer = nil)
  @tempfile.read(length, buffer)
end
rewind()

Shortcut for tempfile.rewind.

# File actionpack/lib/action_dispatch/http/upload.rb, line 69
def rewind
  @tempfile.rewind
end
size()

Shortcut for tempfile.size.

# File actionpack/lib/action_dispatch/http/upload.rb, line 74
def size
  @tempfile.size
end