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Joomla Update System For Paid Extensions

I'm trying to make this Joomla Update system work for paid extensions. How I'm going about it is as follows: I'm using Mohameds downloadid.php to populate "extra_query" field in the "_update_sites" ...
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Extension updateserver / update not working

I'm trying to make this update server work, I've exhausted all option available to me. Here is what I've checked / done so far: updateserver file is located in the server and accessible (extension....
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Update path does not exist. / Error updating COM_INSTALLER_TYPE_TYPE_

Since upgrading to J! 3.9.0 I'm getting this error on EVERY extension update except for the few who use an update routine that appears to bypass normal Joomla workings - StackIdea's EasyBlog and ...
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Joomla auto update

Joomla documentation says Joomla has an additional parameter called extra_query in the #__update_sites table. This parameter will be added to the declared download URL However when I add ids = ...
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Update Server for extension type=“file”

I've developed a "file" extension that works just fine, but trying to publish it in JED I need to setup the update server entry, but I really don't know how to setup that for my new extension, which ...
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Component SQL Updates Not Running

I have been troubleshooting this all morning and am stuck. Hoping someone can help. Using Joomla! 3.7.0. I have a component that contains a number of MySQL update files. These files have been working ...
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updating premium joomla extensions from update manager

As this article says, the extension update system is now compulsory for all extensions in JED. I searched the web but did not find any satisfactory information about implementing it for my premium ...
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Where to save extension configuration?

I am writing a component which creates two user groups by install. I'd like the component to keep the same groups by update (maybe change the group title) and remove these groups by uninstall. Should ...
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Implementing Joomla update system for extension hosted on Github

I have a number of Joomla extensions on the JED. I haven't set up a site for them; I'm just pointing JED at their location on Github. I've also never implemented auto-update for any of them. JED now ...
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How to use Github as an auto-update deployment server for Joomla 3.x extension

I have gone through the two closest topics I could find here, but the auto-update extension still does not work. I have created a 3rd party extension called paystack, that works with the Jeema SMS ...
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Fatal error: require_once(): Failed opening | Use of undefined constant DS - assumed 'DS'

I am trying to transfer a Joomla 1.5 site to 3x series Its having // Set the table directory JTable::addIncludePath(JPATH_ADMINISTRATOR.DS.'components'.DS.'com_newtoy'.DS.'tables'); $controllerName =...
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Extension update server “priority” attribute

When deploying an update server for a basic extension, I'll normally use the following: <updateservers> <server type="extension" name="Something" priority="1">http://example.com/...
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How to update an online website?

Maybe this is a silly question, but I would like to know how you deal the update of an online website. I'll explain me better. Suppose there's this website with daily added articles, comments, forum ...
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Update workflow for selfmade module-extensions

I'm working on the fields of my module as described in https://stackoverflow.com/a/18911098/608042. I added a new field and adjusted the version in the XML manifest. What's the usual workflow to ...
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Joomla - Cannot install/Update any extensions - Permissions?

I have the latest version of Joomla installed on my windows server. On the System information - folder permissions - all the folders are in green as Writable. If I try to update an extension I have ...
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Non-Trivial Package Update Example

I'm trying to get an update server going, but I'm just not succeeding. I've instrumented the Joomla update code, and it's finding the update on my server, and it identifies it as an update, but it's ...
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Community Builder Update Issue

I have a site and it's running with Community Builder 1.9.1 and this version is no longer maintained by their developers. I have Joomla! 3.4.8 running on my server. I have seen the changelog and ...