Bug Trouble uploading avatars to website

Discussion in 'Suggestions and Bugs' started by Ontvlambaar, Aug 7, 2017.

  1. Ontvlambaar

    Ontvlambaar Pizza addict Staff Member

    So I'm having trouble uploading my avatar to the forums. Gravatar seems to be working fine, but the direct upload is broken. Is anyone else experiencing this?

    I have a feeling that @Repomeister is experiencing the same ;)
  2. Sammie_gaga

    Sammie_gaga Active Member

    Yeah my avatar won't come up either :( I didn't even change it, but I tried to re-upload it and it failed to a white box :(
  3. Repomeister

    Repomeister New Member

    Same here - Avatar uploads and shows in user control panel but doesn't show up on posts.
  4. winkyboy98

    winkyboy98 Active Member

    Thats weird
  5. Chadesh

    Chadesh Active Member

    actually me thinks it's the website itself. most avatars don't show on the website and the website at times doesn't load or loads partially.
  6. Loyjanna

    Loyjanna Active Member

    /me refuses to mess with her avatar.
  7. Repomeister

    Repomeister New Member

    I think the problem is in setting the permissions on the uploaded avatar file. Any old avatar is good but it looks like if you touch it, the server chmods it so it is 403 on page load. This would also explain why Gravatar is working.
    Last edited: Aug 9, 2017
    Ontvlambaar likes this.

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