Can't revert to previous version of a big file (Unexpected value: ‘oldimage’=‘’) - server side upload issue?
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Description

There seems to be a problem with reverting to previous versions of particularly big files; the one I encounter is with a 2.35 GiB Ogv file: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Vladimir_Putin%27s_press_conference_on_2012-12-20.ogv

After clicking on the 'revert' link in the file history box, I'm getting the following error message...

Internal error
Unexpected value: ‘oldimage’=‘’.
Return to Main Page.

... and nothing happens, I still cannot revert to the previous version of the file.


Version: 1.22.0
Severity: major

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tomasz created this task.Sep 14 2013, 2:19 PM

This could be caused by the method of upload (server side upload). I remember so. said those files had wrong "permission"... I can't find the cite, so sorry for the inaccuracy.

Bryan.TongMinh wrote:

For some reason there appears to be no associated archive name with the old image.

The file in question has been re-uploaded server-side in the meantime, and since there hasn't been any action whatsoever from the WMF on it, I'm closing this bug as RESOLVED INVALID.

Gilles moved this task from Untriaged to Done on the Multimedia board.Dec 4 2014, 10:21 AM
Gilles raised the priority of this task from "High" to "Unbreak Now!".
Gilles lowered the priority of this task from "Unbreak Now!" to "High".Dec 4 2014, 11:22 AM

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