Support » Plugin: FeedWordPress » Post not updating if custom field changes

  • Hi, I have a feed that gets auto imported every day, with a custom field that I have mapped ($(/expiration_date) to expiration-date). On first import, it works great, but if there is a change to that value (but not the rest of the post) in the feed, that post (custom field value) does not get updated (nor does a new post get created). Is there any way to fix this? Is it a bug in feedwordpress or a setting that I am missing somewhere?

    Thanks!

    http://wordpress.org/plugins/feedwordpress/

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  • Anyone??

    pretty please???

    does no one else really have this problem?

    OK, could anyone who is familiar with the code at least point me to the area where the update SQL is launched and I will try to fix this myself? I have been looking through the code but it is not at all obvious to me…

    Thanks for any direction at all….

    I solved this by writing my own function which compares titles and metadata and updates the DB, a royal pain in the ass. Hopefully the plugin will be updated one day to look at custom field changes.

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