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Updating Drupal from 8.5.4 to 8.6.3, can I skip the releases in between?

I have a website that is running on Drupal 8.5.4. I want to update it to Drupal 8.6.3 through the manual update option (link). Can I directly update it to 8.6.3 skipping the releases in between? ...
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Disable third-party modules before core update

I have a D8 (8.5.6) installation which I have been trying to upgrade to 8.6 since it came out. It is on a shared hosting account which does not allow drush, so FTP it is. During the database update, ...
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Is there a module that compares core files to the repository versions? [on hold]

We need to update a site that may have some edits to core files and contributed modules. Is there a module that compares a site's files to the same versions in the repository? If not, how would you ...
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How can I fix this update issue?

I have updated a Drupal site from 8.5.3 to 8.6.3 and got the following error related to the webform module. Can anyone help me fix this? webform module Update #8108 Failed: Drupal\Core\...
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Running “composer update” leads to errors with coder

... > Drupal\Core\Composer\Composer::vendorTestCodeCleanup - Updating drupal/coder (8.2.12 => 8.3.1) The package has modified files: D coder_sniffer/Drupal/Test/Array/ArrayUnitTest.inc ...
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How does default.settings.php and settings.php work for multisite and changes to them

I just did a update to Drupal 7.61 on a multi-site configuration. The release notes say "There is one change to the sites/default/default.settings.php file in this release". I have 2 questions: Do ...
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Price not updating when product attribute (size) is changed on product page

I have set up a product page with several product variations. When I change the product attribute (size), the price of the newly selected product variation does not change/update to the newly selected ...
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How to add a column to DB with weight by using hook_update_N?

I want to add a column to a database by using hook_update_N(), but it should be 3rd column instead of last column. How I can achieve that please help in this regard. I tried to add weight but not ...
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I am trying to update my site to 8.6.3 and I receive the following message

When I try to update Drupal to 8.6.3 i receive the message CONFIGURATION DIRECTORY: SYNC The directory drupal-8/sites/default/config_acq does not exist. I don't know what to do. Please help me
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Upgrading core to 7.6 but update.php shows unresolved dependencies

I'm attempting to update a Drupal 7 site to 7.60. This server does not have Drush installed, and I did not develop it. I manually updated core, following these instructions: Update Manual and I am ...
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SQLSTATE[42S02]: Base table or view not found

I am getting this issue on updating the Drupal 8 contributed and core modules. On clicking on extend/uninstall I am getting the below error. I have rechecked this table "br_schedule" in DB but it ...
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Updating core to a specific version with Composer

My site hasn't been updated for two months, a few new updates has been released. My site's core version is 8.5.6. Before running composer update -with-dependencies I read the release notes to the ...
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“Experimental modules found: Place blocks” but I am using core 8.6

I am using Drupal 8.6.2. When I open the status report I see the following warning: Experimental modules found: Place Blocks. Experimental modules are provided for testing purposes only. Use at ...
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Composer update

I had an existing Drupal 7 website already running. I downloaded a template composer.json file https://github.com/drupal-composer/drupal-project/blob/7.x/composer.json , to be able to run composer ...
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Site update takes a long time. How to check progress?

I am upgrading Drupal on a large multimedia site using drush pm-update. Creating a backup and then restoring the site from the backup takes a long time. The size of the backup is in several gigabytes. ...
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How can I tell Drupal to skip a failed DB update instruction?

when updating from 8.5.x to 8.6.1, an error happened when running one of the database update instructions. More precisely, the error occurs when Drupal is trying to run function taxonomy_update_8502()....
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Is it normal that Drupal enters maintenance mode during a module update?

I have created a custom module with an .install file, which includes some hook_update_N() and hook_update_N(&$sandbox) update hooks. These are used to update a collection of existing nodes. ...
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Throws “You have requested a non-existent service” error after core update to 8.6.0

I've updated Drupal core to 8.6.1 all the way up from 8.3.something. I updated from that to 8.4.0, then to 8.5.0 and at 8.6.0 it started thorwing an error whenever I run drush cr which says Symfony\...
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Update migrations to import new content

I'm using migrate upgrade drush command to generate migrations from a live DB of website. So content is created during my migrations. How can I do an update of these migrations to import new content ...
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Updating core from 8.4.4 to 8.6.1

I want to update Drupal from 8.4.4 to 8.6.1. I've tried to follow the steps from this page, but without success. When I run this command: composer update drupal/core --with-dependencies I get: ...
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Getting 404 page after update

I'm running a multi-site configuration on Windows 10 with IIS 10, MySQL and PHP. I was having issues getting from D8.5.3 to D8.6.1. I've never had any issues updating the core before, so this is ...
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The pdf_thumbnail plugin does not exist

After I tried to update the database I got the following error: Failed: Drupal\Component\Plugin\Exception\PluginNotFoundException: [error] The "pdf_thumbnail" plugin does not exist. in ...
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How to update core and all modules and themes from CLI?

On a LAMP environment I have a Drupal 8.5.6 website which is nearly all-core with the Bartik theme and a few stable contrib modules. Nothing is customized and I have daily backups so I don't "fear" of ...
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Drupal removes ` (accent grave) around column “ `update`” in \Drupal::database()->update('table')->fields (PhpMyAdmin)

I use the following code to update my PhpMyAdmin database in Drupal 7. $qry = \Drupal::database()->update('table') ->fields([ ... ...
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Core update installs 8.6.0-beta1 instead of 8.5.6

Using composer I tried to update Drupal 8 to 8.5.6. The update wasn't working, so I changed the dependencies to explicitly require 8.5.6. The update began, but it installed Drupal 8.6.0-beta1. The ...
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After Update to 8.5.6, “Add” Links Missing From Page but still are in router

I recently manually updated Drupal to the 8.5.6 version. I did this by moveing over the files (using command line) according to Drupal.org instructions and running update.php. I have two issues that ...
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How do I use an older jQuery version?

Drupal 8.5 requires jQuery 3, which has some site breaking features. I would rather like to use version 2.2.4. I have tried the libraries-override approach suggested in How do I use a jQuery version ...
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8.5.6 Update not being recognized

I converted a Drupal 7.xx site to Drupal 8.x manually. Updated it to 8.4.5 and tried to use composer to update it to 8.5.6 (Latest stable release). I have the original site as the public_html/drupal ...
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How to use drush locally with Acquia Dev Desktop2 and upgrade core

I just a new project in Drupal 8 and it's hosted on Acquias cloud using Dev Desktop 2 (DD later on). Now the project is working fine, but i can't use drush at all, as the settings.php is generated by ...
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What argument to pass hook_update_n()?

We have a custom module, mymodule, that we are using to create a custom block programmatically. We tried to do the following and it does enable the module successfully, but i get the following warning....
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Can't access the Status Report page

I've updated my LOCAL site with composer, updated the database but can't access the Status Report page (site encountered an unexpected error). I looked at the recent log messages and saw this error: ...
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Updating manually with CPanel

I've updated my local site with composer. Now I'm trying to update the production one: Go to Cpanel. On my local computer, take the local web folder and delete in it all 1-level files that are non-...
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Composer package is updated, but core still asks to update

I am using Drupal 8.5.5. On admin/modules/update I red the following message. Bootstrap (Theme) Bootstrap (Theme) 8.x-3.11 update to 8.x-3.12 (Release notes) The composer.json contains the following ...
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The missing phpmailer module

I updated a site with "Composer update --with-dependencies" and encountered the following problem: User warning: The following module is missing from the file system: phpmailer in drupal_get_filename(...
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Site not working after the database update

I cloned a repo of a site to my local computer, imported the database and ran "Composer install --with-dependencies" after the installation had been done I entered the local site and it worked, then I ...
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How can I keep my custom modules updated using git?

I maintain a number of Drupal 7 sites, and I write custom modules that get installed on many of these sites. Currently I keep them all up-to-date by scp'ing the latest files to each site. But there ...
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How to update from Drupal core 8.5.0 to 8.5.5?

In the past (Drupal 7), security-only update via drush was simple as: drush up --security-only now, Drush 9.3 returns: Command "up" is ambiguous. Did you mean one of these? ... composer does ...
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Site doesn't see available updates

I checked for available module updates on my non-production site and the site returned: "All of your projects are up to date." But I know for sure that some of the modules are outdated, hence the site ...
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Drupal incorrectly reporting that permissions need to be set on settings.php

I've updated a site to v8.5.3. Checking the status report I have various messages. One says: Not protected Protection disabled - The file sites/default/settings.php is not protected from ...
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How to always run hook_update_N automatically, regardless of the 'N' value?

I need to run a specific command after each update of a certain module. Is there any way to use hook_update_N without having to update the N for each version? A hook_update_always solution? The use ...
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Error: Call to a member function pre_render() on null en view->render()

After updating the core of Drupal 7.44 to 7.58 and some modules, including views-7.x-3.13 to views-7.x-3.20 Only the home page is loaded and no other, nor / user / login to be able to log in. These ...
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Drupal 8.5 Update - Module Search not working

I encountered a problem after updating a Drupal 8 website recently. When using the search base field, I have this exception : Drupal\Component\Plugin\Exception\InvalidPluginDefinitionException : The "...
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install.php displayed instead of update.php

This looks similar to Drupal 7 keeps returning to install.php and reports no settings.php but it's all there but I only just registered so can't comment. This is a single site (still drupal 7....
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Composer does not install Calendar Module

Hi I am having trouble migrating my local site to development (two seperate servers). I believe the reason being is because I can not install an unstable Calendar Module, which I have on my local but ...
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Installing an alpha dev version with composer

Block class module has a 8.x-1.x-dev version. Installing using the recommended command from the specific release page composer require 'drupal/block_class:1.x-dev' installs a versionless ...
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Best Practices for Acquia: Reconciling Production Database back to Dev before update; what is the workflow?

In about a week, I have to update several production sites hosted in AcquiaCloud environments to 8.5.3. All of these sites receive frequent real-time DB writes from user-submitted content. I can ...
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How to update (bulk-update) field value of multiple content (node), with values stored in excel?

Working on Drupal7. Currently I'm Having multiple content/node (100+ content) of 'Circulars' content-type, in that content type I'm having a date field, now I want to update that field's value, the ...
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status report asks me to run update.php but getting 'no pending updates'

I'm on core version 7.58. My status report says "Some modules have database schema updates to install. You should run the database update script immediately." But when I run update.php (or drush ...
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Error after updating to latest core version [duplicate]

After Drupalcon last week I felt comfortable using composer, and I was ready to update our site from 8.4.6 to 8.5.1. I have done just that (luckily in a dev environment) and now the front page of the ...
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Updating a list of nodes from a unique field

I have built a function in a module so that when cron runs it will create nodes from an api . There is a field in those nodes called field_player_id that holds a unique value. Then in a separate ...