Softaculous 5.3.2 Launched in Stable branch

Softaculous Team has launched 5.3.2 in the Stable branch.

Following is the list of changes :

1) [Bug Fix] : Due to a change in the last version of Softaculous, Custom WordPress script packages stopped working. This was due to a bug introduced in Softaculous 5.3.1 which was released on 18th November 2019. This is fixed now.

The next version will have new features and improvements.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 5.3.1 Launched in Stable branch

Softaculous Team has launched 5.3.1 in the Stable branch.

Following is the list of changes :

1) [Feature] : Added support for top scripts category in Directadmin Evolution skin. This is enabled by default and can be disabled from Softaculous admin panel ->Settings -> Select Top Scripts page.

Top Scripts section in Directadmin – Evolution skin

2) [Feature] : Users can now traverse in the scripts list in the search menu using arrow keys.

3) [Task] : Added a separate CLI utility to refresh Softaculous license. Guide.

4) [Task] : Improvements in Admin Import utility.

5) [Bug Fix] : While Cloning or Staging WordPress installations the theme customization done from WordPress admin panel were lost due to a bug. This has been fixed now.

6) [Bug Fix] : Remote Import did not work when the destination directory was multiple level e.g. http://example.com/wp1/wp2/wp3 This is fixed now.

7) [Bug Fix] : In Softaculous Remote, some users having the FTP account pointing to document root of the domain were unable to add/edit domain. This bug was introduced in Softaculous 5.3.0. This is fixed now.

8) [Bug Fix] : In Directadmin PHP version detection failed on some servers due to a change in response from Directadmin API. This has been fixed with backward compatibility so it will work with latest as well as old Directadmin instances.

9) [Bug Fix] : On some Plesk Obsidian servers Softaculous was unable to connect with the Plesk API. This is fixed now.

10) [Bug Fix] : In VestaCP users were unable to download large backup files. This is fixed now.

The next version will have new features and improvements.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 5.3.0 Launched in Stable branch

Softaculous Team has launched 5.3.0 in the Stable branch.

Following is the list of changes :

1) [Feature] : In Directadmin, admins can now import scripts installed manually by their users. This was already supported for cPanel. Refer to the guide.

2) [Task] : Minor UI improvements.

3) [Task] : Improved Russian translation.

4) [Bug Fix] : In Softaculous Remote, Push to Live was not working. This bug was introduced in Softaculous 5.2.9 which was released on September 23rd 2019. This is fixed now.

5) [Bug Fix] : On some servers with very low MySQL wait_timeout configuration Clone, Staging, Push to Live reported MySQL server gone away error. This is fixed now and does not require any change in MySQL server configuration.

6) [Bug Fix] : In CLI tasks like Auto Upgrade, Auto Backups, Remote Import, etc the emails sent to users owned by Resellers ignored the “From Email” set in Reseller panel. This is fixed now.

The next version will have new features and improvements.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 5.2.9 Launched in Stable branch

Softaculous Team has launched 5.2.9 in the Stable branch.

Following is the list of changes :

1) [Bug Fix] : Email notification was sent for successful backups even if the user had disabled backups email. This bug was introduced in Softaculous 5.2.8 which was released on September 19th 2019. This is fixed now.

2) [Bug Fix] : Two emails were sent after successful backups done via Auto Backups utility. This bug was introduced in Softaculous 5.2.8 which was released on September 19th 2019. This is fixed now.

3) [ Bug Fix ] : The Show/Hide button to toggle displaying masked values for password fields was using English strings. This is fixed now and these strings can be translated now.

4) [Bug Fix] : In Directadmin, while adding Google Drive backup location the user was redirected on “http” page of their control panel. This is fixed now, if the user is using “https” they will be redirected back to “https”.

The next version will have new features and improvements.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 5.2.8 Launched in Stable branch

Softaculous Team has launched 5.2.8 in the Stable branch. This version includes the feature and fixes added in Softaculous 5.2.7 (release branch) and Softaculous 5.2.8 (release branch).

Following is the list of changes :

1) [Feature] : Added support for HTML Email templates. Templates can be customized from Softaculous admin panel -> Settings -> Email Templates

2) [Feature] : Added Filter for FAQs displayed in Softaculous enduser panel. Admins can customize existing FAQs and/or add new FAQs to be displayed in enduser panel. Guide.

3) [Feature] : Backup and Restore will now be processed in background to avoid timeouts in case of huge installations.

4) [Feature] : Softaculous will now detect the language selected in CentOS web panel and will set that language as default in Softaculous enduser panel for that user. This feature already exists for cPanel and Directadmin.

5) [Feature] : Added support for PERL scripts in ISPConfig.

6) [Bug Fix] : In Clone, Remote Import, Staging and Push to Live, when the installation data i.e. URL or path in serialized object format in the database was changed it caused broken objects. This is fixed now.
Note : This error was with serialized objects only, serialized arrays used to work fine.

7) [ Bug Fix ] : In cPanel, the Softaculous Apps Installer category was not visible when “Use X-Frame-Options and X-Content-Type-Options headers with cpsrvd” setting was set as “On” from WHM -> Tweak Settings. This is fixed now.

8) [Bug Fix] : In Softaculous Remote, installing a script with FTPS protocol failed in some cases due to FTPS timeout. This is fixed now.

9) [Bug Fix] : In Plesk, when the control panel username had a forward slash i.e. “/” Softaculous failed to create the database. This is fixed now. “/” will be converted to “_” as Plesk does it.

10) [Bug Fix] : When removing PERL script installation some files/folders were not deleted. This is fixed now.

The next version will have new features and improvements.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 5.2.8 Launched in Release branch

The Softaculous Team has launched 5.2.8 in the Release branch. The following is the list of changes :

1) [Feature] : Added Filter for FAQs displayed in Softaculous enduser panel. Admins can customize existing FAQs and/or add new FAQs to be displayed in enduser panel. Guide.

2) [ Bug Fix ] : In cPanel, the Softaculous Apps Installer category was not visible when “Use X-Frame-Options and X-Content-Type-Options headers with cpsrvd” setting was set as “On” from WHM -> Tweak Settings. This is fixed now.

The next version will have new features and improvements.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 5.2.6 Released

The Softaculous Team has released 5.2.6. The following is the list of changes :

1) [Bug Fix] : After recent cPanel update there was change in some headers causing the backup on Google Drive via Softaculous to fail. This is now resolved.

2) [Bug Fix] : After recent update in ISPConfig there was change in SESSION name causing failure in detecting session by Softaculous. This is fixed with backward compatibility so it works on older versions of ISPConfig as well as new ones.

3) [Bug Fix] : In rare cases the temporary file created for WordPress Sign On from Softaculous enduser panel was not deleted. This is fixed.

4) [Bug Fix] : When manually installed scripts (e.g. PrestaShop) with a custom admin folder name was imported in Softaculous the custom admin folder was not copied during Clone, Staging, etc. This has been fixed.

5) [Bug Fix] : While removing an installation in Plesk, the database was not deleted. This has been fixed.

The next version will have new features and improvements.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Pagelayer – 50000+ Active WordPress Users

Around July 15th, 2019 Pagelayer achieved a new milestone of reaching 50000+ Active installs :
https://wordpress.org/plugins/pagelayer/advanced/

We would like to thank all our users for using Pagelayer. We will make it an even better page builder.

About Pagelayer Site Builder
PageLayer is a WordPress page builder plugin. Its very easy to use and very light on the browser. Pagelayer works with any WordPress theme. Pagelayer is a real time editor and you can create beautiful web pages in a few minutes !

Softaculous 5.2.5 Released

The Softaculous Team has released 5.2.5. There is a bug fix in CentOS Web Panel. The following is the list of changes :

1) [Bug-Fix] : A fix made by the Centos Web Panel team to address an exploit in CWP lead to an error in the Softaculous Admin Panel. This is fixed.
Note : This security issue is not in Softaculous, but was a part of CWP.

The next version will have many new improvements.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team