Pressbooks - Resolved Issues (UW-Madison)

Pressbooks is an innovative, open-source tool and is still emerging as an enterprise-level platform with predictable performance. Please take this into account when deciding to use Pressbooks for the creation of course and assignment materials. Learn@UW-Madison continues to track and document known issues with Pressbooks.

This document includes a list of previous issues with Pressbooks that have since been resolved.

    Pressbooks automatic grade sync not working

    Even after following the directions under "Enabling auto-sync to the Canvas gradebook" in Advanced Content Authoring and Reporting - Manually pushing a grade from Pressbooks to the Canvas gradebook and setting up auto-sync, Pressbooks did not send grades to the connected course's Canvas gradebook.


    As of 9/25/18, this issue was resolved by working with Pressbooks to update a plugin re-enable cron.

    Users getting 502 and 504 errors in Pressbooks

    In Fall 2018, some users reported receiving 502 and 504 errors in their web browser when attempting to view or edit Pressbooks content. This issue is outlined in Pressbooks - Known Issue - Users getting 502 and 504 errors in Pressbooks (UW-Madison).

    As of 2/11/2019, this issue is no longer present.

    Keywords:Pressbooks, known, issues, bug, resolved, glitch, error, automatic, grade, sync, issue, acar   Doc ID:86207
    Owner:Learn@UW Madison .Group:Learn@UW-Madison
    Created:2018-10-03 07:31 CSTUpdated:2019-02-18 09:50 CST
    Sites:DoIT Help Desk, Learn@UW-Madison
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