Image Upload Problem: Forbidden 404
This is probably just some silly permissions error (I think), but here’s what’s happening.
Upgraded to 2.5 without a glitch. Perfect, so to speak.
But, when I upload an image via the “Add Media” button(s) (via image or gallery), the file is uploaded, the three sizes are created (img_3302-150×150.jpg, img_3302-300×225.jpg and img_3302.jpg) and the image is embedded into my post. So far so good.
What I get in the post edit screen is an image frame (I embedded the thumbnail version of the image for test purposes) with the famous “broken link” icon. In my uploads folder entitled 2008/03/, which was created when I uploaded the image and filled with three images (see above)), they are all in there, right file names and all.
When I copy the link location and enter it into my browser, I get this:
You don’t have permission to access /wp-content/uploads/2008/03/img_3302-150×150.jpg on this server.
Additionally, a 404 Not Found error was encountered while trying to use an ErrorDocument to handle the request.
So, what am I missing?
I’m guessing this is a permissions issue, so my first question would be as to what permissions the uploads folder(s) need(s).
My uploads folder(s) is/are all 710?
Is that correct?
If this is not the issue, where could I look further?
I’m grateful for any help.
Thanks in advance.
BTW: I love this 2.5 update. One of the smoothest I’ve experienced these past months. Everything else seems to work like a charm. Not even a hiccup.
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