Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

No characters in image verification

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • No characters in image verification

    Hey Guyz,

    I have just started creating my forum, I have no posts, no threads, and no modifications except the skin which I have made default.

    I have tried to register new accounts from a mates computer, and my own and on both the image verification is just the background without the 6 characters.

    **See attachment.

    Feel free to try join to see if you can or cannot see the characters.
    The address is: http://65.60.54.210/~redloun1/forum/register.php

    Any help would be appriciated.

    Thanks.
    Kurt
    Attached Thumbnails
    Attached Files

  • #2
    do you have gd image library installed?
    while(true){
    if(
    $someone->needsHelp() && $i->canHelp()) $post->help();
    if(
    $i->findBug()) $post->bug();
    }

    Comment


    • #3
      If the text is not shown, then your PHP does not have Freetype 2 support. vBulletin no longer supports Simplefont because it is easily cracked. You or your hosting provider would have to enable this to use GD processing for Human Verification.

      To enable Freetype 2 support (assuming that the server has the Freetype 2 libraries installed), this part of the configure string needs to be removed and replaced with (normally) --with-freetype-dir=/usr

      To find out if a Linux server has Freetype 2 support, run locate freetype2 at the command line and look for some results, usually in /usr/include/freetype2.

      More information on Freetype 2 can be found here:
      http://www.freetype.org/freetype2/index.html

      More information on GD within PHP can be found here:
      http://www.php.net/manual/en/book.image.php

      If your host will not implement Freetype 2 Support, then you can switch your human verification to question and answer or Recaptcha under vBulletin Options -> Human Verification Manager. Please note that Recaptcha requires registration with a third-party service.
      Translations provided by Google.

      Wayne Luke
      The Rabid Badger - a vBulletin Cloud demonstration site.
      vBulletin 5 API - Full / Mobile
      Vote for your favorite feature requests and the bugs you want to see fixed.

      Comment

      widgetinstance 262 (Related Topics) skipped due to lack of content & hide_module_if_empty option.
      Working...
      X