Upgrade 2.9.2 Failed (7 posts)

  1. crypted
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I had 2.9.1 installed; I clicked the "WordPress 2.9.2 is available! Please update now." on the dashboard. This did not help matters. When clicking that, I get "You are not allowed to call this page directly." on the update-core.php.

    So, I followed what another thread said, and I manually uploaded/replaced all of the files on my website from the 2.9.2 tarball. I'm still being shown as running 2.9.1 and it is insisting that I upgrade. I did the update.php and it didn't require a MYSQL database update.

    How can I get WordPress to recognize that it was upgraded, OR, access the built-in automatic upgrade system to let it install???


  2. Go into wp-includes/version.php and see what version it thinks you're running? It sounds like you didn't update all the files.

  3. webbhotell
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Having same problem when trying to upgrade
    WordPress 3.0-RC3-15260.
    WordPress 3.0.
    getting message
    "You are not allowed to call this page directly."

    when trying the auto-update inside WordPress..

  4. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Have you tried deactivating all plugins & switching to the default theme before upgrading?

  5. janbroos
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Good call, worked for me!

  6. tom@tctms.com
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Same issue. Esmi has it right! Thanks!

  7. DragonDreamz
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Had the same issue when trying to upgrade to 3.0 automatically. Disabling JUST the NextGen and NextGen ImageFlow plugins solved the problem. I didn't have to deactivate all of them or change my theme.

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