Akeeba Backup for WordPress

#28869 – Update from 2.4.0 to 2.4.2

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Tuesday, 12 December 2017 06:13 CST
Trying to update the plugin through the integrated update process stalled on the extraction step, requiring the FTP method of updating.

When one has a dozen or two dozen sites using Akeeba Backup for WP, uploading a new version through FTP takes considerable time, even with a client like Transmit and a reasonably fast connection.

Is there a way to provide only the updated files for an update in a zipped file to accommodate a faster process when FTP is required?

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WordPress version (in x.y.z format) 4.9.1
PHP version (in x.y.z format) 7.0.26
Akeeba Backup version (x.y.z format) 2.4.2
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 07:32 CST

We worked very hard to fix all the update issues and add new features; for example we integrated Akeeba Backup inside WordPress update system.

Sadly when the update is not working, the only way is to manually update the plugin :(
We really hope from this version onward you can safely update without the need to use FTP.

Davide Tampellini

Developer and Support Staff

Italian: native

English: good

Please keep in mind my timezone and cultural differences when reading my replies. Thank you!

Thursday, 11 January 2018 17:17 CST
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