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Opened 13 years ago

Closed 20 months ago

#16294 closed enhancement (maybelater)

Remote WXR Import

Reported by: belaraka's profile belaraka Owned by: duck_'s profile duck_
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Import Keywords: needs-refresh has-patch
Focuses: Cc:

Description (last modified by SergeyBiryukov)

The attached patch allows a user to submit a URL pointing to a WXR import file, rather then uploading it. The purpose of this is to allow people to import a WXR file that is larger then their server's max_upload_size/max_post_size php.ini settings.

Attachments (1)

wrx_import.patch (2.4 KB) - added by belaraka 13 years ago.
Adds the ability to import wrx files through a URL, rather then upload.

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Change History (8)

13 years ago

Adds the ability to import wrx files through a URL, rather then upload.

#1 @nacin
13 years ago

Sounds like this would be better in the WP importer plugin, as that's all WXR is used for. If we wanted to expose this as an option to all importes, then it would make sense in the base class.

#2 @ocean90
13 years ago

  • Keywords import remote wrx removed
  • Owner set to duck_
  • Status changed from new to reviewing

#3 @SergeyBiryukov
11 years ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to

#4 @SergeyBiryukov
11 years ago

  • Description modified (diff)
  • Summary changed from Remote WRX Import to Remote WXR Import

#5 @frederick.ding
11 years ago

  • Cc frederick+wordpress@… added

This is on my radar for the Summer of Code project, unless a better way of transferring data (not encapsulated in WXR) between installations is adopted.

#6 @chriscct7
8 years ago

  • Keywords needs-refresh has-patch added

#7 @desrosj
20 months ago

  • Resolution set to maybelater
  • Status changed from reviewing to closed

I'm going to close this one out as a maybelater. There's been no interest shown in 9+ years.

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