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Doesn't work on older posts (5 posts)

  1. c.bavota
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Hey Otto,

    I was testing out your plugin and came across the same issue I have with my code (http://bavotasan.com/2011/create-black-white-thumbnail-wordpress/). It doesn't work on older posts due to the fact that wp_upload_dir() only stores the most current uploads folder. So older posts will get a "file not found" error during the imagefilter() process. Can you think of any solutions?

    Thanks.

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/imagefx/

  2. Samuel Wood (Otto)
    Tech Ninja
    Plugin Author

    Posted 2 years ago #

    The plugin only works at the time of the image being uploaded. It doesn't adjust old images that already exist.

  3. c.bavota
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    It doesn't work if I try to upload a new image to an older post. That is where I encounter the error.

  4. ericamattos
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    i found the same problem here. if any solutions come up i would like to know.

    ps: great plugin! thanks!

  5. Drew Baker
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I can confirm this issue. I emailed Otto about it on the 11th, and have got no response.
    Basically, if you do the following, you won't get an image:

    • Create a Page
    • Upload and set a featured thumb and publish page ( = ImageFX producers new thumbnail correctly)
    • Remove featured thumb and delete if from the gallery.
    • Upload new thumbnail ( = No new thumbnail created by ImageFX).

    So, basically you can't set a thumbnail publish the post/page, then remove it and try another one. You only get one shot at it per page at time of creation.

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