[Mediawiki-l] Problem uploading Files

Rob Sharp rob at boringbutgood.com
Mon Jan 28 09:44:41 UTC 2008


Does anyone have any ideas on this one...?

I cannot seem to work out what is happening on this install.

Rob

Rob Sharp wrote:
> Morning all,
> 
> I've installed a fresh copy of Mediawiki on an Ubunto 7.10 server. 
> This is on a private network.
> 
> Here is the Version output:-
> 
>      * MediaWiki: 1.11.0
>      * PHP: 5.2.3-1ubuntu6.3 (apache2handler)
>      * MySQL: 5.0.45-Debian_1ubuntu3.1-log
> 
> 
> I'm having trouble with the Upload Files option.
> 
> I'm trying to upload a .png image file. Initially when selected I was 
> getting a message along the lines of an invalid filetype despite png 
> being an allowed extension. I disabled mimetype checking to get round 
> this.
> 
> Now I receive the following message whenever I try to upload anything:-
> 
> Upload warning
> This file contains HTML or script code that may be erroneously be 
> interpreted by a web browser.
> 
> Any ideas how I can correct this?
> 
> The images directory on my server is publically writeable.
> 
> Rob
> 
> 
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