Bug #58260

Installtool-Check "checkMaximumFileUploadSize" doesn't look at BE/maxFileSize, but message suggests that

Added by Jost Baron about 6 years ago. Updated over 1 year ago.

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If the php-setting upload_max_filesize is less than 10MB (10 * 1024 * 1024), the following message appears:

PHP Maximum upload filesize too small
By default TYPO3 supports uploading, copying and moving files of sizes up to 10MB (you can alter
the TYPO3 defaults with the config option TYPO3_CONF_VARS[BE][maxFileSize]). Your current PHP
value is below this, so right now, PHP determines the limits for uploaded filesizes and not TYPO3. It is
recommended that the value of upload_max_filesize is at least equal to the value of

This message suggests that the maxFileSize is relevant here, but in fact it does not influence if the message appears, only the upload_max_filesize is relevant.

Solution: Either modify the message, or change the check.

Related issues

Related to TYPO3 Core - Bug #60627: TYPO3 // Install Tool / Check.php - checkMaximumFileUploadSize ignores the same value Closed 2014-07-27

Associated revisions

Revision d7fd6917 (diff)
Added by Markus Klein about 6 years ago

[BUGFIX] checkMaximumFileUploadSize shows misleading message

Improve the Install Tool system environment check for
PHP maximum upload size.

Resolves: #58260
Releases: 6.2
Change-Id: I9f0c0694298faa817d9ac827e2f0e7f589cd0611
Reviewed-on: https://review.typo3.org/29696
Reviewed-by: Jost Baron
Tested-by: Jost Baron
Reviewed-by: Stefan Froemken
Tested-by: Stefan Froemken
Reviewed-by: Stefan Neufeind
Reviewed-by: Wouter Wolters
Tested-by: Wouter Wolters


#1 Updated by Gerrit Code Review about 6 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Under Review

Patch set 1 for branch master of project Packages/TYPO3.CMS has been pushed to the review server.
It is available at https://review.typo3.org/29696

#2 Updated by Markus Klein about 6 years ago

  • Status changed from Under Review to Resolved
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100

#3 Updated by Benni Mack over 1 year ago

  • Status changed from Resolved to Closed

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