Installing BuddyPress in a symlinked environment
If you use symbolic links (symlinks) for your WordPress plugin environment, you may need to do some additional configuration to ensure that BuddyPress assets are loaded correctly.
<link> tags are in the page source, but the paths are incorrect), try putting the following configuration settings into your wp-config.php file:
define( 'BP_PLUGIN_DIR', '/path/to/buddypress/' );
define( 'BP_PLUGIN_URL', 'http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/' );
/path/to/buddypress/ with your system path to the buddypress plugin directory (eg
http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/ with the actual URL to your BuddyPress plugin directory.