Softaculous 5.1.5 Launched in Stable branch

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v5.1.5.Full Story

Hi,

The Softaculous Team has launched Softaculous 5.1.5 in Stable branch

1) [Bug Fix] : On cPanel servers when the permission for Softaculous binary was incorrect, Softaculous was starting multiple processes. This is fixed now.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 5.1.4 Launched in Stable branch

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v5.1.4.Full Story

Hi,

The Softaculous Team has launched Softaculous 5.1.4 in Stable branch

1) [Improvement] : Passed tables list with changes in database structure and data in Push to Live API.

2) [Bug Fix] : In Softaculous Remote, the database backup was not created while using only database backup option. This has been fixed.

3) [Bug Fix] : Restore did not work when the installation was removed. This was due to changes made in Softaculous 5.1.3. This has been fixed.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 5.1.3 Launched in Stable branch

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v5.1.3.Full Story

Hi,

The Softaculous Team has launched Softaculous 5.1.3 in Stable branch

1) [Feature] : Added support for Softaculous Reseller panel in Plesk.

2) [Task] : Added setting in Softaculous admin panel for Staging max limit so the admin can restrict maximum number of staging installations allowed for a user.

3) [Task] : Allowed admins to configure installing custom plugins from edit installation page.

4) [Task] : Added CLI utility to Enable/Disable Pre download Scripts.

https://softaculous.com/docs/Enable/Disable_Pre_Download_CLI

5) [Bug Fix] : Fixes to the Clone installation utility caused due to changes in Softaculous 5.1.2

6) [Bug Fix] : Importing Installations from Installatron in Plesk was not working. This has been fixed.

7) [Security Fix] : Added CSRF validation for Softaculous Remote and Enterprise.

Regards,

The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 5.0.5 Launched in Stable branch

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v5.0.5.Full Story

Hi,

The Softaculous Team has launched Softaculous 5.0.5 in stable branch.

1) [Feature] : Added Staging option. This feature can be used to create a staging environment of your production website and test any changes you need. You can then Push these changes (files, database structure, database data) to your production website using the Push To Live option. This feature can be disabled from Softaculous Admin Panel -> Settings page. Following are the guides :
Staging
Push To Live.

2) [Task] : If the WordPress plugins and themes auto upgrade is enabled by the user. They will now be upgraded via Softaculous cron i.e. once every 24 hours, previously they were upgraded only when the WordPress core was upgraded.

3) [Task] : The password encryption for storing passwords like “Database Password”, “API Pass”, “FTP Password” and “SMTP Password” in Softaculous records will now use OpenSSL instead of mcrypt for hashing the password. All the existing passwords will be re-encrypted with the new hashing format when Softaculous will be upgraded to 5.0.5.

4) [Task] : Updated the Remove installation process to delete the “additional files” selected by the user as associated with the installation (only in the domain root folder e.g. public_html/). If the user has selected the additional files as associated with the installation only then such files will be deleted.

5) [Task] : Added the following filters pre_staging, post_staging, pre_pushtolive, post_pushtolive, pre_addcron_auto_backup, post_addcron_auto_backup. These filters are documented here.

6) [Task] : Added a setting in Softaculous Admin Panel to set the “Create Backup” checkbox pre-selected on the script upgrade page.

7) [Task] : Updated the “List Installations” and “List Backups” pages, to select all installation(s)/backup(s) for a particular script to delete the selected installation(s)/backup(s).

8) [Task] : Updated jQuery to v3.3.1

9) [Task] : Improved re-branding in Plesk. The Softaculous link in Plesk user panel will now use the re-branding settings set in Softaculous Admin Panel.

10) [Task] : In Softaculous Remote and Softaculous Enterprise, improved session handling to avoid misuse of the session key.

11) [Task] : The installation URL submitted on the “Edit Installation” form will now be validated and will be allowed only from the list of domains that exist in the user’s control panel account.

12) [Bug Fix] : Improved memory management in the restore process for a script installation backup to avoid causing PHP to run out of memory with large backups.

13) [Bug Fix] : In Softaculous Remote, Backup was not working when the PHP version of the domain was 7.2+. This is fixed now.

14) [Bug Fix] : On servers running Plesk, the PHP version selected by the user was not detected when Multi PHP option was enabled via CageFS. This is fixed now.

15) [Bug Fix] : Softaculous could not detect correct PHP version on servers running Directadmin and having MultiPHP provided by Directadmin and MultiPHP provided by CageFS enabled. This is fixed now.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 4.9.8 Released

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v4.9.8.Full Story

Hi,

The Softaculous Team has released Softaculous 4.9.8

1) [Feature] : In cPanel, admin can now select to disable Auto Upgrade for selected users/packages using ACL (Plans) option in Softaculous Admin Panel.

2) [Task] : In Softaculous Admin Panel -> Software page, added icon to display which scripts are not updated since 2 years. Admins can easily select such scripts and disable with just one click.

3) [Task] : In DirectAdmin, Softaculous will now automatically load the language selected by the user in DirectAdmin.

4) [Task] : Softaculous now works on latest version of CentOS Web Panel.

5) [Task] : Changes to support Softaculous on PHP 7.1

6) [Bug Fix] : If a user’s disk space usage had exceeded their disk quota and the backup failed via Softaculous, it was incorrectly reported as successful. This is fixed now and Softaculous will report the appropriate error message.

7) [Bug Fix] : Softaculous was unable to connect to VestaCP API calls when the server was using a custom PORT for VestaCP. This is fixed now.

8) [Bug Fix] : In ISPConfig, if the minimum length for passwords was set more than 10, Softaculous was unable to create database user since the database user password was generated of 10 chars. This is fixed now and Softaculous will generate the password in sync with with the length set by admin for minimum length for password.

9) [Bug Fix] : In Plesk, Forwarded domains will not be listed in the domains dropdown on the upper right corner of the Softaculous enduser panel.

10) [Bug Fix] : Ioncube was not downloaded on FreeBSD servers using Stable version of FreeBSD. This is fixed now.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 4.9.7 Released

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v4.9.7.Full Story

Hi,

The Softaculous Team has released Softaculous 4.9.7

1) [Task] : Single Sign on to the installaton’s (WordPress) admin panel has now been added in the Top Scripts widget in the control panel “Top Scripts” section. This will allow users to access the admin panel of their WordPress installation(s) directly from cPanel/Directadmin.

2) [Bug Fix] : Softaculous was failing to detect some PHP functions during requirements check while installing a script on servers using CageFS. This is fixed now.

3) [Bug Fix] : In Plesk, Softaculous was listing all domains of the parent user for Application User and Webmaster user accounts. This is fixed now.

4) [Bug Fix] : In Plesk, On the Installations page of Softaculous Admin panel, installations on primary domain was listed under subdomains as well. This is fixed now.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 4.9.2 Released

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v4.9.2.Full Story

Hi,

The Softaculous Team has released Softaculous 4.9.2

1) [Task] : In ISPmanager 5 if Autosubdomains option was enabled for a domain, Softaculous was not detecting the full list of sub domains as per the list of sub directories created. The sub domains list will now be generated correctly.

2) [Task] : Added soft_php_bin filter which allows to override the path to PHP binary which should be used to perform background operations like Auto Backups, Clone, Remote Import, etc. Guide.

3) [Bug Fix] : In cPanel EasyApache 4 fetching extension list was giving incorrect output if zlib.output_compression was enabled. This is fixed now.

4) [Bug Fix] : On Plesk servers with Multiple PHP binaries, the PHP version was not detected correctly. This is fixed now.

5) [Bug Fix] : In Directadmin with CageFS enabled, Auto Backups, Remote Import and Clone was not working due to custom php.ini loaded by Softaculous. This is fixed now.

6) [Bug Fix] : On some cPanel servers, the CLI install utility was not working. This is fixed now.

7) [Bug Fix] : In Hosting Controller, PHP version and Server IP was not displayed correctly on the Home page in Softaculous Admin Panel. This is fixed now.

8) [Bug Fix] : In Hosting Controller, the value for PHP binary setting was not displayed correctly on the Settings page in Softaculous Admin Panel. This is fixed now.

9) [Bug Fix] : Fixed a JavaScript bug in Themes Search option on WordPress install form.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 4.8.9 Released

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v4.8.9.Full Story

Hi,

The Softaculous Team has released Softaculous 4.8.9

1) [Feature] : Added support for Hosting Controller Panel (Windows). You can refer to the install guide here.

2) [Feature] : Added option to backup installations on remote server via FTP. Endusers can add multiple remote backup locations and choose the preferred location. Support for FTPS, SFTP, Dropbox, etc will be added soon. You can refer to the guide here.

3) [Feature] : Added Statistics for Installations, Outdated Installations and Backups on Softaculous Enduser panel dashboard.

4) [Task] : Improved the Cloning process by pushing it in background to avoid timeout.

5) [Task] : Added option in Softaculous Admin panel to edit Email Templates for all available languages separately. You can refer to the guide here.

6) [Task] : Added pre_addcron and post_addcron filters. Guide is available here.

7) [Task] : In Softaculous Remote, added SFTP and FTPS support for importing installation from remote location.

8) [Task] : PHP version detection in Softaculous for users using cPanel with EasyApache4 MultiPHP Manager was disabled temporarily in Softaculous due to a bug in cPanel versions 11.62.0.1 to 11.62.0.12 API. cPanel team has fixed their API in 11.62.0.12 hence the PHP version detection is added back.

9) [Task] : Added a setting in Softaculous Admin Panel -> Settings “Sync installations list with Softaculous Records” so if the installation directory does not exist it will be automatically removed from Softaculous records.

10) [Task] : Added a setting in Softaculous Admin Panel -> Settings “Detect and update actual version of installations” so if the user has manually updated their installation the correct version will be updated in Softaculous record via CRON.

11) [Task] : Added support for subdomains in ISPConfig.

12) [Bug Fix] : If the installations had symlinks having target path more than 100 characters, the symlinks were not backed up properly. This is now fixed. (Magento 2.x has symlinks with long target paths).

13) [Bug Fix] : Edit installation database password was showing wrong if “Store Database Password in encrypted format” was enabled and then after when it was disabled. This is now fixed.

14) [Bug Fix] : When the user has selected native PHP in CageFS Softaculous was fetching wrong PHP binary path for adding cron job. This is fixed now.

15) [Bug Fix] : In ISPmanager (Business version), added support to detect if the setting to add the username as database name prefix is enabled and generate database name accordingly.

16) [Bug Fix] : Added support for custom control panel port in ISPConfig.

17) [Bug Fix] : On Edit Installation page, the database password was not displayed correctly if it contained characters (&#) consecutively. This is now fixed.

18) [Bug Fix] : In Softaculous Remote, Backup and Restore progress data was not updated in task list page. This is now fixed.

19) [Bug Fix] : In Softaculous Remote, if the server was using split zips to unzip script packages in part the old zips that were not required were not deleted. The splitted zip files that are not required will now be deleted when the updated script package is downloaded.

20) [Bug Fix] : In Softaculous Enterprise, fixed the SDK example for delete domain and edit user.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 4.8.5 Released

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v4.8.5.Full Story

Hi,

The Softaculous Team has released Softaculous 4.8.5

1) [Task] : PHP version detection in Softaculous for users using cPanel with EasyApache4 MultiPHP Manager has been disabled temporarily due to a bug in cPanel 11.62.0.1 and 11.62.0.2 API with EasyApache4 MultiPHP Manager for detection of selected PHP version for a particular domain. This shall be enabled back when the cPanel team fixes this API.

2) [Task] : Updated PHP Mailer library, Email validation was done by Softaculous, hence there was no vulnerability, however, we have updated the library in Softaculous.

3) [Task] : Updated XML Library in Softaculous.

4) [Task] : Added provision to translate one line script description.

5) [Task] : Updated Russian and French Translations.

6) [Task] : New language translations added in cPanel have been updated in Softaculous so that the native language for Softaculous can be set automatically if the user is using these languages.

7) [Bug Fix] : Softaculous was not compatible with PHP 7.x on Plesk and XAMPP. This is fixed now.

Softaculous is an auto installer which supports cPanel, Plesk, DirectAdmin, Interworx, CentOS Web Panel, ISPmanager ISPConfig and Softaculous Remote/Enterprise for proprietary control panels. We are adding more features and if you have any suggestions, do let us know. We hope you enjoy this version of Softaculous.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team