Blog-o-Matic Developers Blog – How to: Fix your WPMU .htaccess file to enable comments and images (problems with the wpmu-2005-11-25 nightly build) Nov 28 2005
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So, We fixed both comments and images. It was a problem with the included htaccess.dist file.
This HOWTO assumes that you:
1. Have successfully installed the latest nightly build of WPMU (as of this writing, the wpmu-2005-11-25 nightly build)
2. Have installed using the Virtual Hosts option and can create new blogs, enter posts, etc…
3. Don’t have comments or images working correctly
Here are the steps to fix this in the current nightly build of WPMU: