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Portlets that use the WYSIWYG editor to publish content (e.g. Web Content, Blogs, Wikis, Message Boards) have a limit on the size of articles published. This is due to the default maxPostSizenbsplimitnbspwhich is specified in the server.xml of Tomcat (http://tomcat.apache.org/tomcat-7.0-doc/config/http.html). An article will not be published if it exceeds this setting.nbspTo overcome this issue, follow the steps provided in the below resolution.
Note: This workaround is limited to Tomcat and comparable products.
- Navigate to the Tomcat ROOT folder -> conf -> server.xml
- Edit the property:
Connector port="8080" protocol="HTTP/1.1" connectionTimeout="20000" redirectPort="8443" URIEncoding="UTF-8" />with
Connector port="8080" protocol="HTTP/1.1" connectionTimeout="20000" maxPostSize="0" redirectPort="8443" URIEncoding="UTF-8" />
- Save the file.
- Start the Liferay Portal.
- Add the Wiki portlet to the page.
- Select "This page is empty. Edit it to add some text."
- Select HTML from the Format drop-down menu.
- Select Source from the tabs above the text box.
- Enter a large amount of HTML code (e.g. create a web page with more than 16,000 lines).
- Click Publish.