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WP RSS Aggregator
[resolved] Doesn't get new feed item even though cron is up (5 posts)

  1. nolash74
    Posted 2 years ago #

    My site was down for awhile and when I reactivated it feeds were fetched once, it seems, but now new items aren't being fetched, even though the cron seems to be working (and manual updates make a difference either). The feeds have new items - they're mostly big international news media feeds. Any ideas on how to debug this? (My php is good enough to screw around under the hood)


  2. Miguel
    Plugin Author

    Posted 2 years ago #

    Hi nolash,

    Which version of WP RSS Aggregator are you using? Your System Info from the debugging page will also help. Make sure to paste it between backticks, or using the code button.

  3. nolash74
    Posted 2 years ago #


    Version is 4.2.1, thanks!

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    ## Please include this information when posting support requests ##
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    Browser Name:             Firefox
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    WP_DEBUG:                 Disabled
    WP Table Prefix:          Length: 3 Status: Acceptable
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    Session:                  Disabled
    Session Name:             PHPSESSID
    Cookie Path:              /
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    WordPress Memory Limit:   40MB
    DISPLAY ERRORS:           On (1)
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    All In One WP Security: v2.9
    Bugerator: 1.1.6
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    WP-PageNavi: 2.83
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    WP RSS Aggregator parametered feed echo: 1
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  4. nolash74
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Hello again. Now suddenly TWO of the feeds got updated, but none of the others. I tried poking around a bit in the database etc, but couldn't at first glance find any settings to play around with.

    I'm not asking you to solve the problem for me, but give me some pointers on where in the code/database to look. Thanks!

  5. Miguel
    Plugin Author

    Posted 2 years ago #

    Hi nolash,

    There should be an update for version 4.2.2. Can you try updating? It might solve the problem.

    Have you taken a look at this page? There might be a solution there that works for you.

    If you are interested, the settings are stored in the wp_options table. If you search for all fields that contain (%LIKE%) wprss_settings, you will find all the settings used by the plugin.

    The feed sources and feed items are custom post type wprss_feed and wprss_feed_item respectively. All data that the plugin adds to them is stored as post meta.

    However, I do not encourage that you modify the settings. They are the settings that can be found from RSS Aggregator > Settings. As for the post types, you can check if perhaps the items are in fact being imported into your database, but not shown in your WordPress admin. If that is the case, we will need to debug this further.

    Also, we are about to release an update that fixes some importing problems when feeds update every (or less than) 10 minutes. It might help solve your issue.

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