fileUpload

Signature

def fileUpload(fieldName: String): Directive1[(FileInfo, Source[ByteString, Any])]

Description

Simple access to the stream of bytes for a file uploaded as a multipart form together with metadata about the upload.

If there is no field with the given name the request will be rejected. If there are multiple file parts with the same name, the first one will be used and the subsequent ones ignored.

Note

This directive will only upload one file with a given name. To upload multiple files with the same name you should use the fileUploadAll directive, though all files will be buffered to disk, even if there is only one.

Example

Scala

// adding integers as a service val route = extractRequestContext { ctx => implicit val materializer = ctx.materializer fileUpload("csv") { case (metadata, byteSource) => val sumF: Future[Int] = // sum the numbers as they arrive so that we can // accept any size of file byteSource.via(Framing.delimiter(ByteString("\n"), 1024)) .mapConcat(_.utf8String.split(",").toVector) .map(_.toInt) .runFold(0) { (acc, n) => acc + n } onSuccess(sumF) { sum => complete(s"Sum: $sum") } } } // tests: val multipartForm = Multipart.FormData(Multipart.FormData.BodyPart.Strict( "csv", HttpEntity(ContentTypes.`text/plain(UTF-8)`, "2,3,5\n7,11,13,17,23\n29,31,37\n"), Map("filename" -> "primes.csv"))) Post("/", multipartForm) ~> route ~> check { status shouldEqual StatusCodes.OK responseAs[String] shouldEqual "Sum: 178" }
Java
import static akka.http.javadsl.server.Directives.extractRequestContext;
import static akka.http.javadsl.server.Directives.fileUpload;
import static akka.http.javadsl.server.Directives.onSuccess;

    final Route route = extractRequestContext(ctx -> {
      return fileUpload("csv", (metadata, byteSource) -> {
        // sum the numbers as they arrive
        CompletionStage<Integer> sumF = byteSource.via(Framing.delimiter(
          ByteString.fromString("\n"), 1024))
            .mapConcat(bs -> Arrays.asList(bs.utf8String().split(",")))
            .map(s -> Integer.parseInt(s))
            .runFold(0, (acc, n) -> acc + n, ctx.getMaterializer());
        return onSuccess(sumF, sum -> complete("Sum: " + sum));
      });
    });

    Map<String, String> filenameMapping = new HashMap<>();
    filenameMapping.put("filename", "primes.csv");

    akka.http.javadsl.model.Multipart.FormData multipartForm =
      Multiparts.createStrictFormDataFromParts(
        Multiparts.createFormDataBodyPartStrict("csv",
          HttpEntities.create(ContentTypes.TEXT_PLAIN_UTF8,
            "2,3,5\n7,11,13,17,23\n29,31,37\n"), filenameMapping));

    // test:
    testRoute(route).run(HttpRequest.POST("/").withEntity(
      multipartForm.toEntity(BodyPartRenderer.randomBoundaryWithDefaults())))
      .assertStatusCode(StatusCodes.OK)
      .assertEntityAs(Unmarshaller.entityToString(), "Sum: 178");
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