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SSH SFTP Updater Support

Description

Keeping your WordPress install up-to-date and installing plugins in a hassle-free manner is not so easy if your server uses SFTP. “SSH SFTP Updater Support” for WordPress uses phpseclib to remedy this deficiency.

Installation

  1. Upload the files to the /wp-content/plugins/ssh-sftp-updater-support directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Reviews

it works!

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Contributors & Developers

“SSH SFTP Updater Support” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

0.1

  • Initial Release

0.2

  • recursive deletes weren’t working correctly (directories never got deleted – just files)
  • use SFTP for recursive chmod instead of SSH / exec
  • fix plugin for people using custom WP_CONTENT_DIR values (thanks, dd32!)
  • plugin prevented non-SFTP install methods from being used
  • make it so private keys can be uploaded in addition to being copy / pasted

0.3

  • update phpseclib to latest SVN
  • read file when FTP_PRIKEY is defined (thanks, lkraav!)

0.4

  • fix an E_NOTICE (thanks, runblip!)
  • make it so keys that are copy / pasted in are saved with HTML5’s localStorage (thanks, kkzk!)
  • update phpseclib to latest Git

0.5

  • update phpseclib to latest version

0.6

  • update phpseclib to latest version
  • make plugin work with 4.2’s new modal dialog

0.6.1

  • fix a few compatibility issues with 4.2

0.7.0

  • disable modal dialog and use full screen real page when prompting for information

0.7.1

  • remove deprecated function