How to Get BuddyPress Activity to Show On the Homepage

Getting BudyPress activity to show on the front page should be as easy as adjusting your Reading settings to show a static front page with the Activity Stream selected:

However, if you’re currently using WordPress 3.0, you’ll find that you get a 404 on the homepage when you do this. This is due to the fact that WP 3.0 requires there to be a non-null post in the posts array. Grab this patch to fix the issue and you’ll be good to go.