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Installed WordPress with Softaculous. Should I upgradeManually or with Softaculous?

I've setup my first blog with WordPress and I love the framework. I've created sites from scratch on a LAMP stack so I've even been able to tweak my theme and write a plugin or two. So, here's my ...
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Upgrade to WP 3.5 hangs in “database upgrade” step [closed]

Just tried to upgrade my wordpress blog using the automatic upgrade function. It asks me to upgrade my database, and after I click the button all I get is a page with the wordpress logo, nothing else. ...
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Is it safe update WordPress 3.4.2. to 3.5? [closed]

My wordpress 3.4.2 site have 25 activated plugin, so which is safest way to update ?
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Cannot access dashboard after upgrading to 3.5

Fatal error: Call to undefined function get_taxonomies_for_attachments() in D:\hosting\10111755\html\wp-admin\menu.php on line 67
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Warnings On Updating WordPress

On every site where I updated Wordpress to version 3.5, two error messages flashed onto the screen, only to be immediately replaced by the Wordpress About page. The messages don't stay on the screen ...
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_.omit is not function

I have just upgraded Wordpress to the latest version (3.5) and it's now throwing me a Javascript error when I try to add a media : _.omit is not function Please, any help would be really appreciated ...
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Update exisiting site to 3.5 release candidate

I have an existing site that I want to update to 3.5 now, because I want to see if my plugins and themes work in it. I don't want to wait for the full release (when I'll be able to automatically ...
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How can I upgrade wordpress with manual?

When I update or upgrade my site automatically ,it corrupted. How can I update or upgrade it safely and manually?
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How to log database changes during an upgrade?

I have Wordpress installed in a classical LAMP configuration. Is there any way to, in a protected environment (like staging), automatically log all database changes (i.e. drop indexes or alter tables) ...
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WordPress independent plugin upgrade notification system [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Update plugin from personal API I have seen wordpress sending alerts for the plugins those have upgrades available in the dashboard. this is done to the plugin hosted on ...
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How do I go about fixing this apparently messed up upgrade?

I'm a WordPress novice trying to help a friend (who is even more of a WordPress novice) with his WordPress blog hosted on GoDaddy. It was working fine until he apparently (he doesn't fully remember) ...
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Problems updating wordpress

When I try to update wordpress from 3.2.1 to the latest one it stalls and does nothing. It used to ask for my ftp details, which I looked up online and added this to the wp-config: /** Setup FTP ...
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Automatic Theme Upgrade hooks?

If you do a radical update of a theme, can you prevent people from unintentionally upgrading until they have read and approved a warning telling them the changes might break their child themes? Or, ...
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How to customize a plugin whilst maintaining ability to upgrade

I am currently working on a major update to one of my WordPress plugins. The plugin lets the user choose from several available skins. Quite often I get asked to create a custom skin. To prevent this ...
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Error messages & can't reach admin after upgrading to 3.4.1 WordPress

My hosting company upgraded their php, so my site was getting all sorts of error messages. So, I make a backup of all my content, deleted the wp-admin, wp-includes and loose files in html, then ...
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Auto-Update Fails

I'm installing my first WP site for a client and I either pulled a recent, but not entirely up to date version or there was a very recent update. I'm being prompted to upgrade, which is fine, but it ...
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How to prevent redirect to 'About' after core upgrade?

In wp-admin/includes/update-core.php we find the following line: add_action( '_core_updated_successfully', '_redirect_to_about_wordpress' ); I want to remove this action, so I created a mu plugin ...
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Upgrade to 3.4 error: Call to undefined function get_option()

After running the automated upgrade to 3.4, I receive the message Fatal error: Call to undefined function get_option() in /.../wp-admin/admin.php on line 32 I have renamed plugins/ to ...
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Maintaining plugin addons while upgrading

I'm developing a freemium wordpress plugin where "skins" will be available for purchase to customize the appearance of the plugin. If I commit an update to my plugin, it sounds like the contents of ...
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Upgrade wordpress core programmatically with PHP [closed]

What I want to do I want to upgrade Wordpress programmatically to a later version. That I want to do with PHP, lets say from http://www.example.com/?upgrade_wp=true I already know how to get the URL ...
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Upgrade to 3.3.2 return a blank admin page

When I attempt to upgrade my wordpress site to the latest version (3.3.2) thru the auto update in the dashboard it goes thru the process and at the end says there is an error when the site goes into ...
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567 views

How do I fix problems with users not being able to publish and only submit for review after upgrade of Multisites installation?

We have a previous WPMU installation that has been upgraded to a WordPress Multisites installation. Since upgrading to 3.3.2 from 3.2.1 we have problem with editors/admin not being able to post on ...
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Why users disable the WordPress update?

Users install plugins which disable update reminders. Plugins: disable WordPress Core Updates disable WordPress Plugin Updates disable WordPress Theme Updates Look at the counter of plugins ...
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Security updates to 3.3.2

I know all security updates are important but given that how important on a scale from 1 to 10 is it to upgrade from 3.1.3 to 3.3.2. I have some sites that need to be upgraded but the host has me ...
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Wordpress upgrade from 2.7 to 3.3 Permalink problem

I have upgraded my wordpress from 2.7 to 3.3. Now if I try to change my Permalink /%category%/%postname%/ my home page is loading. However, all my pages are getting 404 page. I dont know how to ...
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after renaming my wp-content folder, how do I upgrade my wordpress version?

I renamed my wp-content folder in an earlier version of WordPress. Now, I've upgraded my WordPress to the new version, but after the upgrad, I could not access the my active theme and plugin ...
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Getting rid of files not used by latest upgrade

After doing a Wordpress upgrade I notice that there are some files that have an old creation date. Am I safe to delete these on the assumption that they were part of the previous release and so aren't ...
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Upgraded from 2.8.x to 3.3.1 and lost content

First of all I did a manual upgrade of the wordpress site. I did everything by the book. I disabled all plugins, did all the backups. I upgraded to the new version, everything went fine. Only that I ...
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My plugin does not install correctly if a previous version is still installed

My plugin only installs correctly if the user first deactivates and then deletes a previously installed version. If they do not delete the previous version, the installation either does not complete ...
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Wordpress 2.7 upgrade protocol

I have been entrusted with this site http://equanimityconcepts.com.au and it's running wordpress 2.7. It's theme is a custom designed theme and hasn't had any plugin updates since about 2010. I am ...
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dbdelta failing with error: "WordPress database error Table 'wp_2_myPlugin' already exists

I'm upgrading a plugin and having issues with dbdelta. Here's the original db creation function: global $jal_db_version; $jal_db_version = "0.1"; function jal_install() { global ...
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“WordPress installations is currently out of date” problem with difficult situation [closed]

[NOTE] I had asked this question in wordpress.org's support forum one month ago. But I didn't get any feedback there. And I am not sure whether or not this is right place to ask this question. But I ...
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Publish issue after upgrading to 3.3

I have a weird issue after upgrading to WP 3.3. Currenty I have a Dreamhost dedicated server with WP 3.2. I've tried two times to upgrade to WP 3.3 and both times I had the same issue. First time, I ...
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How does WP decide how to evaluate database integrity

I've upgraded a handful of WPMU sites from 2.9 to WP3. I've never had problems with that process .. until today, when all of a sudden, one install tells me that the DB is missing some tables. The ...
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565 views

A Way to Auto update plugins using cron?

Is there a solution to keep plugins updated with wordpress by auto upgrade them without need to access to the admin panel every time?
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Hooks to run after a core upgrade?

Are there any hooks for running plugin code after a core upgrade? Specifically, I'm running into issues that a users wp-admin column choice in the 'Screen Options' are modified after an upgrade - I ...
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Upgrade Wordpress Database from 2.6 to 3.2

I'm trying to migrate an old wordpress site to a new host - the old installation hasn't been updated for a while and is still on 2.6.5 while the new install is 3.2.1 (current). Unfortunately the old ...
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Updating servers at once in web cluster

We have a pretty basic load balancing setup with 3 web servers behind a load balancer connected to the same db server and pointing their wp-content/uploads folder to an nfs share. We have the first ...
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Update Wordpress with SFTP instead of FTP

Is there a way to update Wordpress without the use of FTP, but with SFTP (which uses SSH)? I've only got my server set up for SSH access (and therefore SCP/SFTP).
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Requirements for hosting a single WordPress Blog (upgrades / backups)

I would like to start a single WordPress Blog. As I already have some experience with one provider and as it is really cheap, I would like to use the same service for my planned blog. They offer: 1 ...
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Import old SQL dump into new Wordpress version

I'm trying to restore a Wordpress blog from a backup. Unfortunately, all I have is an SQL dump of the database as generated by phpMyAdmin. The dump was created when the blog was running Wordpress ...
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Could not create directory /wp-content/upgrade/

When I try to automatically install updates to Wordpress or plugins, I receive an error: An error occurred while updating... Could not create directory .../wp-content/upgrade/... My web host ...
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How do WordPress veterans deal with the issues of upgrading WordPress?

Sometimes upgrading WP is catastrophic: critical plugins don't work any more (and new compatible versions don't exist yet). What do the WP veterans do about it? Do they upgrade WP after the boring ...
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Need help fixing sql syntax error after WP 3.2 upgrade

I'm using a plugin that failed after upgrade to wp3.2. The error log shows: WordPress database error You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server ...
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TinyMCE in Custom Metabox not loaded after upgrading from WP 3.1.4 to WP 3.2

I want something very simple: a custom metabox with a TinyMCE editor in it. The following code help me achieve that easily in 3.1.4: add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', 'add_metaname_box'); function ...
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My WP_Query didn't work after upgrading to WordPress 3.2

I created a custom loop using WP_Query for my featured content slider. <?php $slider_query = new WP_Query(); $slider_query->query("posts_per_page=5&tag=".(get_option('cgr_slider_tag'))" ...
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Client is using Softaculous to upgrade WordPress versions. How do I upgrade from the WordPress dashboard?

My client is using Softaculous for software upgrading. I tried upgrading from the WordPress dashboard and it wouldn't let me. Do I have to somehow "uninstall" Softaculous for this to work?
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error: An Unexpected HTTP Error occurred during the API request

I'm using wordpress version 3.1 and if I try to upgrade any plugin on any of my sites I get the error message error: An Unexpected HTTP Error occurred during the API request. Not by upgrading ...
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How to configure site for automatic upgrades

I have a WP site running on Ubuntu 11.04. I set the apache www-data user to have write permissions on the entire wordpress directory recursively. This made it possible to update the plugins ...
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Site stuck in “Database Update Required” loop

I just updated to 3.1.3 and now when I go to the admin I get the "Database Update Required" /wp-admin/upgrade.php screen. I click 'Upgrade Now' and it says it's done, but then trying to access ...