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Streaming binary upload/download adapter for a server's local filesystem


The blob adapter specification is still a work in progress, and may change dramatically. This blob store integration itself, along with file-parser and waterline-blob are very much still alpha-ware. The spec will harden, and barring any unforeseen circumstances, we should be able to officially release these adapters by the end of 2013.

If you'd still like to try it out, see the example here: And you can learn more about the adapter interface spec here:

About Sails.js

Sails.js make it easy to build custom, enterprise-grade Node.js apps. It is designed to mimic the MVC pattern of frameworks like Ruby on Rails, but with support for the requirements of modern apps: data-driven APIs with scalable, service-oriented architecture. It's especially good for building chat, realtime dashboards, or multiplayer games.

About Waterline

Waterline is a new kind of storage and retrieval engine. It provides a uniform API for accessing stuff from different kinds of databases, protocols, and 3rd party APIs. That means you write the same code to get users, whether they live in mySQL, LDAP, MongoDB, or Facebook. alpha