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Problem with Galley Upload

Postby gudwin » Tue Sep 22, 2009 3:44 pm

I am running an OCS site, using ocs-2.1.1-2 in a Linux platform (Kubuntu Jaunty). The conference already finished, and now I want to upload the audio files for the presentations in the site. Logging in as a Director, I go to the Director Home and select Submissions->Presentations, and then click on the desired presentation. There appears to me the Review Page for the submission, and at the Layout session, I try to upload a file to the Galley. The problem is that my mp3 files for the audio are very large (~80MB), and apparently they are not being uploaded. After I press Upload, the system apparently tries to upload, but gives up after some time and returns back to the Director Home, without making any upload.
What should I do ? Is there a way of manually uploading the file to the server, and registering it later to integrate it in OCS ?
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Re: Problem with Galley Upload

Postby jmacgreg » Wed Sep 23, 2009 1:20 pm

Hi Ricardo,

You have a couple of options: you could change your server's max upload time/max upload filesize parameters (probably the best way), or you could try uploading a small dummy mp3 file, and then overwriting that file via FTP after (the cheating, slightly easier way, but more of a hassle). More info here.

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