Site Restoration

#14004 Reporting: Akeeba Backup 3.6.8 restores configuration.php with double quotes and this causes blank site

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Environment Information

PHP version
CMS Type
CMS Version
Backup Tool Version
Kickstart version

Mandatory information about my setup:

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Joomla! version: 2.5.7
PHP version: 5.3.9
MySQL version: 5.5.20
Host: (optional, but it helps us help you)
Akeeba Backup version which took the backup:3.6.8
Kickstart version used to extract the backup: 3.4.0

Description of my issue:

I just want to report an error I noticed after a website restore procedure with kickstart.

Latest Akeeba backup 3.6.8 jpa files are restored with an error in the configuration.php

Double quotes replace all single quotes and the result is a blank site.

Akeeba Staff
This is a known issue. I will release a new version to fix this this week. Thank you for the heads up anyway!

Nicholas K. Dionysopoulos

Lead Developer and Director

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