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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-17822

Importing Multiple SCORM Packages

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    • Type: New Feature
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • Affects Version/s: 1.9.3
    • Fix Version/s: DEV backlog
    • Component/s: SCORM
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    • Environment:
      Debian Linux
    • Database:
      MySQL
    • Difficulty:
      Moderate
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_19_STABLE

      Description

      I have to import individual SCORM packages one at a time with Moodle. In developing and testing content I am nearing over 1,000 individual packages. Each one requires manual naming, describing and browsing for the corresponding zip file.

      I propose creating a multiple file selection technique and the ability to automatically infer name and description from the SCORM package manifest itself. This would automate the process and save a considerable amount of time.

      Additionally, if these packages are updated en masse I currently have to edit each individual one and save it again in order to get Moodle to freshen its extracted cache. For a batch of 125 that results in 375 clicks required and a lot of tabs (and patience). Ideally, the ability to freshen SCORM packages in a particular course is needed. Perhaps by comparing last modified date of the SCORM zip file, or a hash of its content, with known values in the database?

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            • Assignee:
              danmarsden Dan Marsden
              Reporter:
              pinkduck Peter Chamberlin
              Participants:
              Component watchers:
              Dan Marsden, Matteo Scaramuccia, Amaia Anabitarte, David Mudrák (@mudrd8mz), Sara Arjona (@sarjona)
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