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Opened 5 years ago

Closed 4 years ago

#10986 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Useless continue link for upgrade page

Reported by: filosofo Owned by: ryan
Milestone: 3.0 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 2.9
Component: Upgrade/Install Keywords: has-patch upgrade backto
Focuses: Cc:

Description

If you request the upgrade page directly, e.g. site.com/wp-admin/upgrade.php, then the "backto" argument is empty. With current behavior, when backto is empty, WP sets the "continue" link to an empty string, which leads you to the same page you're already on.

So the workflow ends up being:

  • request upgrade page
  • click "upgrade wp database" link
  • see "upgrade complete"; click "continue" link
  • see "no upgrade required"; click continue link
  • end on home page

The fourth step is unnecessary and removed by the patch, which sets continue link to home when backto is empty.

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remove_extra_upgrade_click.10986.diff (535 bytes) - added by filosofo 5 years ago.

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Change History (2)

comment:1 dd324 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

See: [12744] Always set a goback link on upgrade page. Props filosofo. Fixes #10986

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