WXR importer doesn't like XML files with </item><item>
|Reported by:||JeremyVisser||Owned by:||westi|
I'm trying to import a WXR file that contains the following:
...in between different blog entries. However, WordPress keels over, and doesn't import the file properly.
Getting a text editor and manually find-and-replace'ing all occurrences of </item><item> with:
The main problem is that WordPress doesn't actually use an XML parser to import stuff. However, I set the ticket severity to "minor", as WordPress itself doesn't generate WXR files that contain </item><item> — it's only when using a particular third-party generator that this happens. However, it's WordPress' fault that it's failing, as there should really be no difference between the above two examples.
Change History (20)
- Owner changed from anonymous to westi
- Status changed from new to assigned
comment:15 westi — 4 years ago
- Keywords needs-patch added; has-patch tested commit removed
- Milestone changed from 2.9 to Future Release