No attachments or Registration Captcha image in SMF after upgrade to 2.0 RC1

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Problem/Symptom:

No attachments in Simple Machines (SMF) 2.0 RC1 after upgrade. No captcha images in the registration area of SMF 2.0 RC1 after recently upgrading.

Solution:

Find and replace the code snippets below..

Find:

// Walk the right path.      if (!empty($modSettings[‘currentAttachmentUploadDir’]))

{

if (!is_array($modSettings[‘attachmentUploadDir’]))

$modSettings[‘attachmentUploadDir’] = unserialize($modSettings[‘attachmentUploadDir’]);

$path = $modSettings[‘attachmentUploadDir’][$dir];

}

else

$path = $modSettings[‘attachmentUploadDir’];

Replace with:

// Walk the right path.

if (!empty($modSettings[‘currentAttachmentUploadDir’]))

{

if (!is_array($modSettings[‘attachmentUploadDir’]))

$modSettings[‘attachmentUploadDir’] = unserialize($modSettings[‘attachmentUploadDir’]);

$path = $modSettings[‘attachmentUploadDir’][$modSettings[‘currentAttachmentUploadDir’]];

}

else

$path = $modSettings[‘attachmentUploadDir’];

My Personal Experience:

After recently upgrading my 1.1.6 version of SMF to 1.1.9 and having issues with that upgrade, I decided to just go ahead and upgrade to 2.0 RC1 since I’ve been running it on several forums with great success. After a successful upgrade, I tried testing the registration process and the captcha images were not showing. A few minutes later I tried a test post with an attachment and the result was a blank page. I posted another test post without an image and tried modifying it afterward and loading an attachment. That resulted in another blank page. After searching around, I found this code snippet that cured both issues.

Solution referenced from:

http://www.simplemachines.org/community/index.php?topic=312047.msg2073091#msg2073091

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