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I have run this same backup command on previous versions of mediawiki (on Centos 6.4) and it has worked successfully but now when running this command on mediawiki 1.20.4 -

[root@wiki images]# php /var/www/html/wiki/maintenance/dumpUploads.php --base=$(pwd) | xargs -I foo cp 'foo' . -v

I get the following errors -

cp: cannot stat `mwstore://local-backend/local-public/0/07/Xvidcap-test.swf': 
No such file or directory

I can see this is because the location does not exist but how can I get around this?

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Would there be the possibility to download the images manually? What is the mwstore? If I run a locate for the image it is not found but it is in the wiki. The defulat location for images is /var/www/html/wiki/images and there is a similar file structure [root@wiki images]# ls 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 a archive b c d e f lockdir README thumb –  Josh Apr 26 '13 at 12:44
    
Ok so my work around is this - find /var/www/html/wiki/images/ -type f -exec cp '{}' ./ \; –  Josh Apr 29 '13 at 8:27

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