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UBB Error? #181961 04/03/2007 12:57 PM
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Sagar Offline OP
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I am getting following error. I can get into control panel and do all other things, but while posting get this error:

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The host from which you are accessing the board is not recognized as a valid host. This is more than likely related to a firewall issue that is blocking the referer variable. Check your firewall settings and try again.

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Re: UBB Error? [Re: Sagar] #181964 04/03/2007 1:08 PM
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Your referrer check is turned on - if you are behind a firewall it's gonna choke on a post. You need to either add your own site as a trusted site in your firewall or turn off the referrer check smile


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Re: UBB Error? [Re: AllenAyres] #181971 04/03/2007 3:00 PM
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Some security suites and virus scanners can also trigger this error; you can generally disable refer filtering in the utility on your (or your users) machine.

As for disabling the referrer check, whereas I don't recommend it, can solve the problem; however, if you find yourself with excess spam messages it's possible it's from this being disabled.


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Re: UBB Error? [Re: Gizmo] #182018 04/04/2007 8:33 AM
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it seems related to some cookie issue. since I resolved the login problem I mentioned in other thread, I have not faced this problem again

Re: UBB Error? [Re: Sagar] #182082 04/05/2007 4:25 AM
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It's kind of odd that photopost's php prefix was causing the referrer error... As the referrer error doesn't really do anything with PP... But hey, it works now at least wink...


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