Bug #3471

Uploaded office documents (odt, doc, ppt etc.) being processed as "other" rather than as text

Added by Evelyn McLellan about 12 years ago. Updated over 6 years ago.

Status:NewStart date:
Priority:LowDue date:
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Target version:-
Google Code Legacy ID:atom-1521 Tested version:
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To reproduce this error: ========================
1)Upload a doc, odt or ppt file

Resulting error: ================
Media type is "other"

Expected result: ================
Media type should be "text". This is a serious problem because no reference
display copy is made, and users who are not logged in cannot download the
files. If they were processed as text, users who were not logged in would
be able to download the files, which is the desired bahaviour for textual

[g] Legacy categories: Digital object


#1 Updated by Anonymous about 12 years ago

  • Priority changed from Critical to High

[g] Labels added: Priority-High
[g] Labels removed: Priority-Critical

#2 Updated by David Juhasz almost 12 years ago

  • Priority changed from High to Medium

[g] Labels added: Priority-Medium
[g] Labels removed: Priority-High

#3 Updated by Anonymous almost 12 years ago

  • Priority set to Low

[g] Labels added: Priority-Low

#4 Updated by Evelyn McLellan over 11 years ago

  • Target version set to Release 1.2

Moved to 1.2.

[g] Labels added: Milestone-Release-1.2

#5 Updated by David Juhasz over 10 years ago

  • Target version set to Release 1.3

Roll over to Release 1.3

[g] Labels added: Milestone-Release-1.3

#6 Updated by Jesús García Crespo over 6 years ago

  • Assignee deleted (Jesús García Crespo)

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