Talk:Community Tech/E-Book Export Reliability

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Problems with sections[edit]

Sections (<section begin/><section end/>) seem to be a problem when creating E-Books. --Dorades (talk) 22:11, 4 April 2019 (UTC)
@Dorades: Could you elaborate on what sections you mean? Is this about the subpage structure, or the fact that tables of contents sometimes don't work, or something else? Thanks! —Sam Wilson 23:43, 4 April 2019 (UTC)
Sorry, seems that the issue is already resolved. Thought of problems in connection with this bug and had in mind, that it is still a issue, which doesn't seem to be the case. --Dorades (talk) 17:39, 6 April 2019 (UTC)

502 Bad Gateway[edit]

I can not access the tool. As far as I remember, it should be filled out the articles name automatic in the tool, no neutral landing page. It would be good to have a Index with often used words, like in the book exporter for Wikipedia articles. Regards, Conny (talk) 03:10, 5 April 2019 (UTC).

Thanks for your post Conny. It sounds like you're reporting yet another case of WSexport going missing. I've compiled a list of similar reports in a ticket we created to investigate what is causing these failures. Look the list over and if there's something different about your case, please report it (on Phabricator, or write it up here; be sure to include a link to the book you're trying to download). Otherwise, stand by and watch the project page for updates; things should get better in the coming months. —JMatazzoni (WMF) (talk) 17:03, 5 April 2019 (UTC)
@JMatazzoni (WMF): Thank you! Regards, Conny (talk) 19:52, 7 April 2019 (UTC).

Export of Index and Page namespaces[edit]

Hi, thanks for working on this tool! Would you, please, also consider including an option to export the entire index page (Index namespace) or a custom range of book file pages (Page namespace) into one single file? Basically like transclusion but for the export tool.--Emptyfear (talk) 13:14, 6 April 2019 (UTC)

Hi Emptyfear. Can you say a bit more about what you are trying to do? What is your goal in exporting a custom range, instead of the whole book? It sounds like you're thinking about a feature along the lines of the "Book Creator," which on English Wikipedia, anyway, is accessed through the "Create a book" link in the left nav? JMatazzoni (WMF) (talk) 18:52, 30 April 2019 (UTC)