ERROR: Could not read the directory


The fact that when you sent in your first UpdraftPlus support request we were all a decade younger (and UpdraftPlus was just me and a free plugin; wasn’t even registered until a week or two later) blows my mind. Glory to God. Glad you’re still here!

You can see in the code – – that UD calls the WP function to know what the uploads directory is. So apparently for some reason in your install, that returns a wrong result. Do you have an over-ride set in Settings -> Media, or via a constant, that you need to update after moving your site?


No overrides. Media items would all be broken if they were pointed to a missing directory. I guess it probably isn’t worth the time for either of us to try to figure this out. Switched to BackupBuddy.


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