Wouldn’t be great to process a large HTTP response, in chunks, with Elixir streams? Something like:
HTTPStream.get("https://.../large_image.tiff") |> StreamGzip.gzip |> Stream.into(File.stream!("image.tiff.gz")) |> Stream.run
In this first of a two-parts article, we see how to transform an HTTPoison async response into an Elixir Stream, to easily process large remote files on the fly, gaining code clarity and reusability.
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