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DataObjectManager Module

Discuss the DataObjectManager module, and the related ImageGallery module.

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Upgrading .mp3 to MP3 class without popup upload


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3 October 2009 at 3:56pm Community Member, 215 Posts

Hi UncleCheese,

I have the FDOM working well using mp3 and the built in player on the frontend. If I upload the file in the Popup then it works perfectly however if I add mp3s to the page that have already been uploaded (I ftp'd them up) then the player doesn't get included for those file in the frontend.

I don't know exactly what mojo you're using to upgrade the File class to MP3 class but it appears to not work when the files aren't uploaded in the popup, I added an echo to the Player function but it didn't show up so I imagine that the function is'nt being called.

Any ideas?



3 October 2009 at 9:08pm Community Member, 215 Posts

Hey yea just had a bit of a poke around - the upgrade code is only in the handleswfupload function and so i just edited the database so that those files had the MP3 class and now everything works swimmingly :)

Not that I need it anymore but you might want to look at including it in the file import.

Thanks for everything :)


4 October 2009 at 2:42am 4085 Posts

Yeah, files need to be loaded through the upload feature to get upgraded. The implementation of SWFUpload in the popup makes it quite competitive with FTP, so I would stick to that.