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Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#7645 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Flash Upload Fails

Reported by: robertaccettura Owned by:
Milestone: 2.7 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 2.6.1
Component: Upload Keywords: upload, flash, admin
Focuses: Cc:


Flash upload consistently fails when using https. The only thing that's really unique about my setup is that I 403 anything not https (it's not a redirect, it's just a 403) and that it's not a valid cert.

I see it making an attempt to POST, but it fails with an "IO error.". My suspicion is that it doesn't like the invalid cert.

A decent workaround would be an option to default to the Browser Uploader so that it's not necessary to toggle every single time.

It's an annoyance more than anything else.

Change History (2)

#1 @ryan
12 years ago

  • Component changed from Administration to Upload
  • Owner anonymous deleted

#2 @ryan
12 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

I think we've fixed all we can here. My understanding is that the flash uploader and https sometimes just don't get along. In 2.8 we'll be looking at non-flash alternatives like Gears.

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