[Clipart] Problem uploading a certain file

J. Alves alvesjmp at gmail.com
Thu Jan 28 19:47:56 PST 2010

Thanks for the answer, Nicu.

I tried your suggestion but it gave exactly the same result I
described earlier (blank page after the "upload in progress" page).

Any other ideas, guys?


On Thu, Jan 28, 2010 at 1:25 AM, Nicu Buculei <nicu_gfx at nicubunu.ro> wrote:
> On 01/28/2010 07:12 AM, J. Alves wrote:
>> Hi, guys
> Hi,
>> I was trying to upload an SVG file and it keeps failing. Here's what's
>> happening:
>> - I uploaded the PNG version of it without a problem (it's called graphene.png).
>> - Then I went to "manage files" and "upload more formats" and tried to
>> add the SVG (a 413.5 KB file).
>> - It gets to the "upload in progress" page.
>> - It then goes to a blank page with the following URL (always,
>> multiple tries, both in Chrome and Firefox):
>> http://openclipart.org/media/file/add/15143
>> The only thing I've noticed is that this is the largest file I've ever
>> attempted uploading to OCAL. But I did not find any restriction on
>> file size in the guidelines page, nor did the site give me an error
>> message.
>> Any ideas on what's going on here?
> Wow! we still have this bug? It usually happen with very complex files
> (not necessarily big).
> Try to open the SVG in Inkscape, save as "Plain SVG" and upload that, it
> sometime works.
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