Oh right! I'm behind the times for sure. :-)
I guess it's because we don't support multi-part uploads then? Each
chunk must be smaller than some amount?
New bug now at: https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T175680
On Tue, 12 Sep 2017, at 08:07 PM, Yann Forget wrote:
> The upload limit on Commons is 4 GB, so there should be any issue.
> If the script can't upload files bigger than 100 MB, it should
> be fixed.> See how other tools work, as an example (i.e. video2commons).
> 2017-09-12 14:03 GMT+02:00 Sam Wilson <***@samwilson.id.au>:
>> Yes, this happens when the resultant DjVu file is larger than Commons
>> will allow. I think 100 MB is the limit?>>
>> I'm not sure how to get around this. Perhaps we resize the images
>> smaller? But we don't want to do that every time, so perhaps we have
>> to generate the DjVu, see how big it is, and if it's too big resize
>> and build it again? Would that work?>>
>> We could make the over-size DjVu available for download, and then the
>> user could use a different method to upload to Commons (is there such
>> a method?).>>
>> Suggestions welcome!
>> A related issue is https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T161396
>> I can't find a ticket yet for the request-too-large problem, but I
>> remember seeing one; anyway, I'll create it again, and perhaps
>> Community Tech can look into it.>>
>> There's also the slight possibility that IA can start creating DjVus
>> again! Which would be brilliant, but I haven't heard anything about
>> that since Wikimania.>>
>> On Tue, 12 Sep 2017, at 04:47 PM, Ilario Valdelli wrote:
>>> [2017-08-02 08:00:49] LOG.CRITICAL: Client error: `POST
>>> https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/api.php` resulted in a `413 Request
>>> Entity Too Large` response: <html> <head><title>413 Request Entity
>>> Too Large</title></head> <body bgcolor="white"> <center><h1>413
>>> Request Entity (truncated...)  >>>
>>> Or the program is not able to process huge files or, simply, the
>>> disk space is finished.>>>
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>>> Dear all,
>>> someone could help understand if we have an issue here?
>>> https://tools.wmflabs.org/ia-upload/commons/init>>> Some librarians uploaded books months ago,
>>> but they were never processed.
>>> Is the tool working, or it simply never signals when it fails?
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