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Opened 3 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#51626 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

Update option checkout shown for the plugin that does not have update package

Reported by: rajeshsingh520's profile rajeshsingh520 Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Upgrade/Install Keywords:
Focuses: ui, administration Cc:



We have a plugin that is not hosted on the, so for that plugin we give update motification using wordpress hook

we have faced an issue recently, in the update notification, we send "package" as empty that make the message

"Automatic update is unavailable for this plugin." on the plugins page

but on the Dashboard > update page the plugin does get an checkbox, so user end up selecting it for update and then get the error message

normally if Auto update is not available for a plugin then we should hide this checkbox as well

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Change History (7)

3 years ago


3 years ago


#1 @SergeyBiryukov
3 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Upgrade/Install
  • Focuses ui administration added

This ticket was mentioned in Slack in #core-auto-updates by audrasjb. View the logs.

3 years ago

#3 @pbiron
3 years ago

Hi @rajeshsingh520.

Thank you for the report.

Without more details about how the Pro plugin is hooking into the WP Updates API, it's hard to know what is going here.

The first thing I would recommend is that you read and verify that you are following the recommendations for how to hook into the Updates API.

#4 @rajeshsingh520
3 years ago


thanks adding no_update fixed the issue I did not know about that

#5 @SergeyBiryukov
3 years ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

Thanks for the follow-up!

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