Apologies for bumping such an old thread, but is there an official list somewhere of those filetypes that require the temporary file being created?


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From: Nick Burch [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
Sent: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 4:23 AM
Subject: Re: Parse file without creating tmp file

On Tue, 11 Jul 2017, aravinth thangasami wrote:

Only for certain formats, generally where the underlying parsing library requires a file for random-access

For some files, no, not without re-writing other open source libraries

For most, it isn't needed and Tika won't do it