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Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 11 months ago

#12036 new defect (bug)

Importing from wordpress exported file renders "Remote file is incorrect size" because file cache

Reported by: stelund Owned by:
Milestone: WordPress.org Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 2.8.6
Component: Import Keywords: has-patch dev-feedback close
Focuses: Cc:



I haven't confirmed this on other platforms, but my OS X machine seem to have an issue when downloading media content from a third party during an import of an wordpress.xml. And by quickly searching the net it seems other people have the same issue.

I've re-run the same import several times and it seem because the file was not flushed it may not have been updated with the file correct size. So even thought all bytes was written, the filesize($uploadfile?) is not the same. When thinking about the issue I found the check ridiculously and removed it. Importing then works and all media images are downloaded properly. Previously maybe 50% received the error.

I've attached my proposed diff.

Attachments (1)

wp_import-skip_file_size_check.txt (788 bytes) - added by stelund 6 years ago.
Proposed diff to fix the bug

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Change History (6)

@stelund6 years ago

Proposed diff to fix the bug

comment:1 @stelund6 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Import

comment:2 @nacin5 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch dev-feedback added; import wordpress media download removed
  • Milestone changed from Unassigned to WordPress.org site

comment:3 @Otto425 years ago

  • Milestone WordPress.org site deleted

comment:4 @Otto425 years ago

  • Milestone set to WordPress.org site

comment:5 @chriscct711 months ago

  • Keywords close added

Reviewed the importer and none of the lines above exist anymore. Although not documented, this was probably fixed by #15197. Recommend close

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