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  • Spihex
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    There was a need to display the size of the downloaded user file, and I have decided it is simple:

    SomeFunction {
    $userID = Member :: currentUserID ();
    return File :: get () -> filter (array ("OwnerID" => "$userID"));
    }

    and in the template as follows:

    <% Control SomeFunction%>
    File Name: $Name | File Size: $Size
    <% end_control%>

    And there were no questions.

    But there is another need - to prevent a user to download a file, if it has already reached the limit on the total size of all files, for example, the limit of N mb. I read the manual, but did not understand what to do. If the table "File", it would be a field "Size", I think I would have found the answer, but it is not there Should I use $Size somewhere inside SomeFunction? Tell me, please, what to do?
    Can I do without creating an extra class File (for example, UserFiles extend File)?

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