Local by Flywheel 2.4.5


Release Date: October 30th, 2018
Available via Auto Updater: October 30th, 2018
Operating Systems: macOS & Windows

Download Local by Flywheel 2.4.5 for macOS

  • SHA1: 9301cb4cbc89f2808f9249fa624ce51bc3475139

Download Local by Flywheel 2.4.5 for Windows

  • SHA1: 2e3f072fa943f42f5bafb9ca5afbe26f43c3a568

What’s New in 2.4.5

Bug Fixes

  • Sites containers are stopped prior to cloning a site to ensure that MySQL and other services are properly shutdown

What’s New in 2.4.4


  • Local now checks for a minimum Local version on Environments. This allows us to add Local version requirements to Environment updates.


  • Empty directories are now included in site exports including Pushes to Flywheel
  • Bumped minimum VirtualBox version to v5.2.10 for all users
    • Bumped minimum VirtualBox version to v5.2.20 for users running macOS Mojave
  • Bumped recommended VirtualBox to v5.2.20

Bug Fixes

  • VM Shutdown confirmation is now not shown when auto-updating Local or restarting after toggling Add-ons in Preferences » Add-ons
  • Fixed issue where sites would say that they’re not compatible with Connect to Flywheel immediately after starting the site
  • Improved handling of possible API errors with Connect to Flywheel

Third-party Dependencies

  • Bumped Docker/Boot2Docker to v18.06.1-ce
  • Bumped VirtualBox to v5.2.20

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