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WP Clone by WP Academy

Move or copy a WordPress site to another server or to another domain name, move to/from local server hosting, and backup sites.

2.2.3 - 2016-11-29

  • Added: PHP7 support
  • Added: a multisite check during restore.
  • Fixed: failed backups due to unreadable files.

2.2.2 - 2015-12-30

  • Fixed: A bug introduced in 2.2.1 which caused the file archiver to use the wrong zip library on installations where ziparchive is disabled.

2.2.1 - 2015-12-29

  • Fixed: Backup names will use the time zone selected in general settings.
  • Added: basic backup/restore logs.
  • Added: An option to exclude files based on size (files larger than 25MB will be excluded by default)
  • Added: An option to ignore the wordpress table prefix during backup/restore.
  • Added: An option to check the mysql connection during restore.
  • Added: A search and replace tool into the plugin dashboard.
  • Changed: A .htaccess file will be placed in the temporary directories to prevent external access to the files.
  • Changed: Files are no longer copied to a temporary location during backup.
  • Changed: Database import is done before the rest of the files are extracted.
  • Changed: siteurl option is updated during the database import.
  • Changed: search and replace will not run when the URLs are similar.
  • Changed: Increased the default values for memory_limit and max_execution_time from 512MB/300 to 1024MB/600.
  • Removed: The use of wordpress' unzip_file (ziparchive will be used when available with pclzip as fallback)

2.2 - 2015-11-16

  • Fixed: Missing backups that some users encountered after upgrading to 2.1.9
  • Added: An option to refresh the backup list.
  • Added: An option to remove the database entry and delete all the backup files.
  • Added: A section that shows the uncompressed database size and the uncompressed size and the number of files that will be archived during a full backup.
  • Added: Notes in the advanced settings section regarding the Maximum memory limit and the Script execution time fields.
  • Added: The report returned from the search and replace process into the restore successful page.
  • Changed: Moved the backup list location from the custom table to the wp_options table. (previous backups will be imported and the custom table will be removed on existing installations)
  • Changed: Moved the system information block from the advanced settings section into the "normal" dashboard page.
  • Changed: Only the tables with the wordpress table prefix will be altered during a restore.
  • Changed: Only the tables with the wordpress table prefix will be saved during a backup.
  • Changed: Backup deletion is now handled using AJAX.

2.1.9 - 2015-11-10

  • Disabled heartbeat on wpclone's admin page.
  • DB_CHARSET in wp-config.php is used during direct database transactions.

2.1.8 - 2014-09-18

  • Updated: Readme description.

2.1.7 - 2014-07-30

  • Changed: Admin page links.

2.1.6 - 2013-07-07

  • Added: An option to exclude specific directories during backup.
  • Added: An option to only backup the database.
  • Added: An admin notice for multisite users.
  • Changed: File operations during backup are now handled directly instead of using the WP filesystem abstraction class.

2.1.5 - 2013-06-05

  • Changed: UI Twitter feed from rss to the official twitter widget.
  • Changed: UI Sidebar link attributes.

2.1.4 - 2013-03-18

  • Fixed: When javascript is disabled,submit button shows "Create Backup" but the plugin attempts to do a restore.
  • Changed: The temporary directory location during the restore process from '/wp-content/' to '/wp-content/wpclone-temp/'.

2.1.3 - 2013-03-17

  • Fixed: The 'copy' link in the 'backup successful' screen which stopped working after the 2.1.2 update.
  • Added: An option to backup the database using WordPress' WPDB class.
  • Removed: The need to keep the original backup names intact.
  • Removed: 'lib/DirectoryTree.php' and 'lib/class.php'.
  • Changed: The backup name structure.
  • Changed: Backup file downloads are now handled using WP core functions.

2.1.2 - 2013-03-07

  • Fixed: An XSS vulnerability caused by an older version of the ZeroClipboard library.

2.1.1 - 2013-02-16

  • Fixed: a missing nonce action which was causing a wp_nonce_ays loop on some hosts.
  • Fixed: a couple of UI issues.

2.1 - 2012-12-25

  • Added: WP Academy sidebar.

2.0.6 - 2012-08-05

  • Added: WP Filesystem integration
  • Added: Alternate zip method for better compatibility with hosts that haven't enabled PHP's zip extension

2.0.5 - 2012-06-25

  • Fixed: A secondary search and replace that was corrupting serialized entries

2.0.3 - 2012-05-16

  • Fixed: ignoring trailing slashes in the site URLs

2.0.2 - 2012-04-12

  • Initial release

Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6.2
Last Updated: 2 months ago
Active Installs: 300,000+


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