Local Beta 5.1.1

Note: Automatic updates aren’t supported from Local Beta 5.1.0 to 5.1.1 on macOS due to the app bundle ID being updated.

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What’s New in Local Beta 5.1.1

Improved SSL Certificate Trusting System

The SSL certificate trust system has been rewritten and now supports trusting certificates on Linux and Firefox.

Other Improvements

  • Show a warning banner if the version of Local that’s currently running is too new for a given Add-on in the Add-ons tab.
  • wp-content/debug.log is now excluded when Pushing/Pulling to/from Flywheel

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed issue where exports would fail on Windows in almost all circumstances
  • Community and Installed tabs under “Add-ons” should now load without error
  • Retain existing Connect to Flywheel connections with sites created in Local prior to 5.1.0
  • Various fixes to the Magic Sync viewer available to Local Pro and Local for Teams users
  • Fixed styling issue with “Install Add-on from Disk” button
  • Fixed issue where the breadcrumbs in the Add-ons library would cover up warning banners
  • Fixed issue where frontend errors would sometimes require restarting Local
  • Various bug fixes with Connect to WP Engine
  • Fixed issue with import process where certain characters such as in the path to the SQL file would cause it to fail to import
  • Fixed issue where the export site worker would not log to Local’s log file on Windows
  • Fixed issue where the installer on Windows would overwrite the main Local files (user data/sites were unaffected)

Third-party Dependencies

  • Bump @getflywheel/local-components to 12.0.3