Automatic update to WordPress 5.0 fails
GeKo maintainer @franziska reports that the automatic update to WordPress 5.0, which is actively promoted in the dashboards we provide, currently breaks the editing workflow with the new Gutenberg editor. This concerns all WordPress maintainers
The problem is described in https://wordpress.org/support/topic/publishing-fail-after-update-to-wordpress-5-0/
After editing the
home configuration options in the web interface, no logins were possible anymore. https://codex.wordpress.org/Login_Trouble did not help to resolve the situation.
A manual update of both keys in the
wp_options table to
https://www.geko-berlin.de/ in the database helped resolving the issue after recreating the
We want to look into our diverse WordPress deployments and seek planned migration paths for each.