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WordPress 4.7.1 Uploading SVG bug

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Simon

WordPress 4.7.1 was released on 11th January.

It introduced a new bug that stops certain filetypes from being uploaded.

This bug unfortunately stops users from uploading SVGs with the Platform 5 builder.

In the meantime if you need to upload an SVG or have any other image upload issues then please try this plugin that bypasses the mime checks that were introduced.
https://wordpress.org/plugins/disable-real-mime-check/
 

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With the upgrade to WordPress 4.7.1, some non-image files fail to upload on certain server setups. This will be fixed in 4.7.3, see the Trac ticket.

In the meantime, this plugin is a workaround that disables the recently introduced strict MIME check to restore the upload functionality.

Don't forget to remove the plugin once WordPress 4.7.3 is available!

Link to trac ticket: https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/39550

EDIT: 4.7.2 has been released without the fix. Fix is now slated for 4.7.3

Edited by Simon
4.7.2 released without fix. (see edit history)

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j powers

Simon is that why I would be getting this message when trying to load paglines zip as a new theme 

 

Unpacking the package…

Installing the theme…

The package could not be installed. The theme is missing the style.css stylesheet.

Theme install failed.

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Andrew

@j powers are you installing the plugin as a theme? 

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