[ic] [captcha] won't generate image

Josh Lavin josh at myprivacy.ca
Sat Nov 3 15:58:04 EST 2007

On Nov 2, 2007, at 7:37 PM, Grant wrote:

>>> I've studied the docs in the captcha tag's source but I can't get it
>>> to generate an image on the server.  I'm not sure which of these
>>> should generate the image but I've tried both:
>>> [captcha function=code image-path=/full/path/captcha]
>>> [captcha function=image name-only=1 relative=1 image-path=/full/
>>> path/captcha]
>>> I have the following permissions on the captcha directory:
>>> drwxrwxr-x interch users
>>> I've installed the Authen-Captcha and GD perl modules and added the
>>> following to interchange.cfg:
>>> Require module Authen::Captcha
>>> Require module GD
>>> I've restarted IC and apache and there is nothing in error.log or
>>> error_log.  Can anyone tell me what I'm doing wrong?
>> All I am using to generate is: [captcha image_tag]
>> Besides the perl modules, I also had to install gd-devel &  
>> fontconfig-
>> devel.
> Hi Josh,
> Are you using gd-2.0.35, fontconfig-2.4.2, GD-2.35, and
> Authen-Captcha-1.023?  Are you using any CAPTCHA catalog directives?

My versions are gd-2.0.33, fontconfig-2.4.1, GD-2.35, Authen- 
Captcha-1.023. I'm not using any catalog directives.

FWIW, my images/captcha directory has the same permissions as yours  
(775). Do you think it could be Mod::Interchange?

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