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XML Import from web fails

Question asked by BenPalmer on Dec 9, 2010
Latest reply on Mar 10, 2011 by TSGal


XML Import from web fails


FileMaker Pro


Advanced 11.0v2

Operating system version

Win XP SP3

Description of the issue

XML import from an http source is failing.

The same XML data, when saved locally, can be successfully imported.

This happens whether scripted or not.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Import Records [ XML (from calculation): Temp ISBN Lookup::ISBN_lookup_URL complete; Target: “Temp ISBN Lookup”; Method: Add;
Character Set: “Windows ANSI”; Field Mapping: Source field 1 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::Binding
Source field 2 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::Author
Source field 3 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::DetailPageURL
Source field 4 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::SmallImage
Source field 5 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::MediumImage
Source field 6 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::LargeImage
Source field 7 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::NumberOfPages
Source field 8 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::PublicationDate
Source field 9 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::Publisher
Source field 10 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::Title
Source field 11 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::ReadingLevel
Source field 12 import to Temp ISBN Lookup::DeweyDecimalNumber ]
[ No dialog; Data contains column names ]

Expected result

Succesful import.

Actual result

Nil, but error below

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

XML/XSL information is not enough to proceed with import/export

Configuration information

Externally hosted XSL file as required by Amazon.
This script worked successfully in FMPro version 10