How to update Combo or a third party-plugin?



This page lists the standard steps that need to be taken in order to update your ComboStrap installation and third-party plugins.

Combo Upgrade Steps

For each new release, there are two steps to perform:

  • Updating the combo plugin
  • Refreshing the index

How to update the combo plugin?

Because of the memory error, the Combo plugin needs to be updated manually via the manual install tab.

Extension Manager Dokuwiki Manual Install

How to refresh the index?

To refresh the index, you can do it:

How to update a third plugin such as SQLite?

Unfortunately, the update process is not scoped to the plugin updated but to all plugins. It means that you will get a memory error when you try to update a plugin if combo is installed and enabled.

To update a third plugin, you have two solutions. You can:

  • disable combo before updating a third-party plugin.
  • install it manually with the same steps as the combo plugin.

For instance, for SQLite, the manual install steps would be:

  • Get the download URL by clicking on the arrow

Dokuwiki Extension Sqlite Plugin Download Url

  • Go to the Manual Install tab
  • Copy the URL into the Install from URL field
  • Select the checkbox overwrite existing files
  • And click the Install button

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