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Debug Pending Updates
<?php
/* To see this output, add ?debug_updates to the site url and refresh the page */
function debug_pending_updates() {
// Rough safety nets
if ( ! is_user_logged_in() || ! current_user_can( 'manage_options' ) ) return;
if ( ! isset( $_GET['debug_updates'] ) ) return;
$output = "";
// Check plugins
$plugin_updates = get_site_transient( 'update_plugins' );
if ( $plugin_updates && ! empty( $plugin_updates->response ) ) {
foreach ( $plugin_updates->response as $plugin => $details ) {
$output .= "<p><strong>Plugin</strong> <u>$plugin</u> is reporting an available update.</p>";
}
}
// Check themes
wp_update_themes();
$theme_updates = get_site_transient( 'update_themes' );
if ( $theme_updates && ! empty( $theme_updates->response ) ) {
foreach ( $theme_updates->response as $theme => $details ) {
$output .= "<p><strong>Theme</strong> <u>$theme</u> is reporting an available update.</p>";
}
}
if ( empty( $output ) ) $output = "No pending updates found in the database.";
wp_die( $output );
}
add_action( 'init', 'debug_pending_updates' );
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