<img> tag gets repeated in posts after upgrade to 2.8.4 (4 posts)

  1. felthos
    Posted 6 years ago #

    I have a rather weird problem. I'm upgrading from 2.7.1 to 2.8.4 (I know, I know, I'm a procrastinator!) and for the most part, the upgrade went well. However, in *some* of my existing posts, the <img> gets repeated a number of times (I've noticed 2-4 times so far) and re-inserted seemingly randomly throughout the post.

    I have over 2 dozen plugins, all of which seemed to have gone along with the upgrade just fine. I can list those if anyone thinks those would be useful.

    Any ideas would be appreciated.


  2. felthos
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Here are some additional data points:

    I started over and re-ran the upgrade, this time up to 2.8. Same thing occurs, but this time the randomness is pretty apparent, as it's a different set of posts that have this img tag repeated.

    Weird, right?!

  3. s_ha_dum
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Are the img tags properly closed? The editor will try to close open tags and, in my experience, generally does a very bad job at it. Just a thought. Its hard to say anything solid without more information.

  4. felthos
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Ok, never mind. It was a plugin that was screwing it up. Disabled the plugin - the problem went away. Not worries for most folks - it was a premium plugin. Oh, the irony.

    Thanks for the quick response @apljdi.

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