However the above plugin, plus others, always retains the “update” link, i.e., even though I receive a successful message, it apparently is not updating because the active link for “update” remains. Clicking on the
@pancakehollow@samtuke The Update button simply installs the latest version, even if that version is already installed.
The checking for update is performed when you load the Manage Plugins page, so the “up to date” means exactly that.
In my original change I did consider showing the Update button only when an update is available, but thought that might be a bit restrictive when, say, the user knows that there is a new version but for some reason that is not detected properly.