i have created a new component and when i want add auto update to it using the Akeeba Release System compoennt , also i have done avery thing , but when i want add the : server xml file

<server type="extension" priority="1" name="WHM Portfolio">http://site.com/index.php? 


it give this error :

JInstaller: :Install: Can't find Joomla XML setup file.
Unable to find install package

also this is only because of the safe url when use any other ull like : http://site.com/extension.xml it works

also i have added the "&dummy=extension.xml" to the Akeeba Release System – Update Streams xml url but still not work ..

is there any fix for this please ?

1 Answer 1


Ampersands (&) have to be escaped in XML. Your URL should look like this:

  • thanks , your solution has fixed the issue ..
    – Reviewcost
    Commented Apr 3, 2020 at 14:26

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