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I am having issues when trying to render books in PediaPress on my Extention Test Wiki. For example, when I put the test page into the book creator (I have the Collection extension enabled), it throws up a generic "There was an error while attempting to render your book." error when I click the "Preview with PediaPress button".

I have tried to resolve the issue on Discord, but I was redirected here.

Event Timeline

Mercury203 created this task.May 22 2020, 14:57
Reception123 triaged this task as Normal priority.May 22 2020, 17:35
Reception123 moved this task from Backlog to Deployed Extension Bugs on the Extensions board.
Reception123 closed this task as Invalid.May 23 2020, 07:42

Unfortunately, this seems to be an issue with the extension and there is nothing we can do:

Due to severe issues with our existing system, the Book Creator will no longer support saving a book as a PDF for a short period of time. We are working hard to replace our system and re-enable PDFs within the Book Creator.

While the Book Creator PDF rendering is being replaced, you can try Download as PDF from the sidebar tools for individual articles.
Mercury203 reopened this task as Open.May 23 2020, 12:07

I was not trying to save it as a PDF, I was trying to preview it with PediaPress, an action that works on en.wp.

Adding by earlier suggestion from RhinosF1

Reception123 removed Mercury203 as the assignee of this task.May 24 2020, 05:48