Re: Add-on Updater 21.10 (mandatory update) released #addonrelease
That’s what I would expect since they aren’t related. Changing one doesn’t change the other.
It works here, too.
This did indeed fix the checking for addon updates under the tool menu
of the NVDA UI. Checking for a NVDA update under the help menu still
causes a error message.
On 10/2/2021 8:21 AM, Joseph Lee wrote:
> Hi all,
> First, thank you for reporting add-on update error messages. The issue
> was traced to NVDA not looking for the correct SSL error, possibly
> caused by expired root certificate from Let’s Encrypt. As a result,
> Add-on Updater 21.10 was just released (manual download for now):
> IMPORTANT: Add-on Updater 21.10 is a MANDATORY update to anyone using
> NVDA 2021.1 or later. I cannot backport this to earlier NVDA releases as
> the add-on uses features introduced in NVDA 2021.1.
> In addition to fixing SSL certificate verification error, Add-on Updater
> 21.10 makes it possible to check for add-on updates after you perform a
> clean Windows installation without connecting to the Internet and then
> go online afterwards. This change comes from upcoming NVDA 2021.3 (alpha
> snapshots at the moment).
> I advise applying this update as soon as possible – for now after
> installing Add-on Updater 21.10, ignore an offer from Add-on Updater to
> install Add-on Updater 21.09 – I will update this thread once Add-on
> Updater 21.10 is indeed offered.