ftw.upgrade 1.6.0

An upgrade control panel and upgrade helpers for Plone upgrades
ftw.upgrade is a Plone product that aims to simplify running and writing third-party Generic Setup upgrade steps in Plone.

It provides a control panel for running multiple upgrades at once, based on the upgrade mechanism of Generic Setup (portal_setup).

Further a base class for writing upgrade steps with variety of helpers for common tasks is provided.


 Install ftw.upgrade by adding it to the list of eggs in your buildout. Then run buildout and restart your instance:

 eggs +=

 Go to Site Setup of your Plone site and activate the ftw.upgrade add-on.

Main features:

  • Managing upgrades: Provides an advanced view for upgrading third-party Plone packages using Generic Setup. It allows to upgrade multiple packages at once with an easy to use user interface.
  • Writing upgrades: The package provides a base upgrade class with various helpers for tasks often done in upgrades.

last updated on:
September 1st, 2013, 3:58 GMT
developed by:
4teamwork GmbH
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
ROOT \ Internet \ Plone Extensions


In a hurry? Add it to your Download Basket!

user rating



1 Screenshot
What's New in This Release:
  • Fix inplace modification bug when updating the catalog while iterating over a catalog result. [jone]
  • Implement new importProfile directive for creating upgrade steps that just import a specific upgrade step generic setup profile. [jone]
read full changelog

Add your review!