There are some major differences between the format of CSVs exported from farmOS and the format of CSVs that can be imported into farmOS. This makes it difficult to use the CSV export/import to move data from one farmOS to another.

Some of these differences are documented here: http://farmOS.org/guide/export

Due to these differences, it is not recommended to use CSVs for moving data from one farmOS to another.

We may be able to improve upon this...

One thing we can do is override the fields provided by the CSV exports, and differentiate them from the output that is displayed in the View's Page display. Some examples:

* Do not truncate description fields
* Output numerical asset IDs (instead of names)
* ...

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m.stenta created an issue.