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#35008 – #34682 – Akeeba Backup on Update Not Working

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Tuesday, 06 April 2021 14:01 CDT
graphicsminded

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Description of my issue:

Backup on Update is actually broke. Yes I understand the icon is not in the footer anymore. but when I ran my joomla update, no backup ran.

Akeeba Backup on Update is not actually on the Joomla update page as per the ticket: "#34682 – Akeeba Backup on Update Not Working" and @tampe125 response to it here: https://www.akeeba.com/support/akeeba-backup-3x/Ticket/34682:akeeba-backup-on-update-not-working.html#p191442

tampe125 says: "It's the intended behavior: it's no longer an icon that loads in every page, but it's a link inside the Joomla update page."

Not it's not. When I update from the Joomla update page I see no such Backup on Update link and when I did my Joomla update, no backup ran (J3.9.24 > j3.9.25).

Backup On Update is enabled in the plugins area.

Please look at BOU to see where it is failing. Thank you.

--Scott

Custom Fields

Joomla! version (in x.y.z format) 3.9.25
PHP version (in x.y.z format) 7.4.12
Akeeba Backup version (x.y.z format) 8.0.3 (2021-03-22)
 
Tuesday, 06 April 2021 16:43 CDT
graphicsminded

Also, When this was happening I was also getting this error during FOF extension updates:

```

Argument 1 passed to FOF30\Platform\Joomla\Platform::__construct() must be an instance of FOF30\Container\Container, instance of Akeeba\Backup\Admin\Container given, called in /home/ACCOUNTNAME/public_html/libraries/fof40/Container/Container.php on line 213

```

FOF4 issue?

Don't know if this causes BoU to not work during an Joomla update.

--Scott

 
Wednesday, 07 April 2021 01:15 CDT
nicholas

The Backup on Update plugin issue is a known one. We will release a new version to address it.

The other issue means that you have a much older plugin we have discontinued between 1 and 6 years ago. Please consult https://www.akeeba.com/news/1744-advice-for-install-probs-with-march-2021-software-releases.html



Nicholas K. Dionysopoulos

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Friday, 07 May 2021 20:17 CDT
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