Control Panel Plugins
Release Log

LiteSpeed's Control Panel Plugins allow for easy control of LSWS functions from your hosting control panel.

  • cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.2.2.3 (10-17-2017) Improvements & Bug Fixes

    • INTEGRATION LSCache cached files are now excluded from cPanel backups.
    Cache Manager
    • IMPROVEMENT Silenced some unneeded PHP warnings when running lscmctl script.
    • IMPROVEMENT Installations are now flagged when detecting another cache plugin, even if LSCWP is not pre-installed.
    • UPDATE Data file updated to v1.5, will require a re-scan.
    • BUGFIX Fixed 'scan -e' command not working.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where zlib.output_compression being turned on in a users PHP ini file could cause issues.
    • BUGFIX Executing lscmctl should no longer move you to that scripts directory.
    • GUI Site URL is now displayed along with WP path in 'Cache Management' screen.
    • GUI Added serial number to 'Check License Status' screen.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.2.2.2 (9-27-2017) Improvements & Bug Fixes

    Cache Manager
    • IMPROVEMENT Improved enable logic to better handle cases where LSCWP is still "active" in the database after being manually removed without disabling/uninstalling first.
    • IMPROVEMENT Accounted for PHP binaries that may have turned off 'register_argc_argv' in their PHP ini file.
    • UPDATE Initial LSCWP version must now be selected, with a message being displayed on cache management pages when not set.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where 3rd-party cache detection was failing.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where in rare cases LSCWP related files could be saved as the root user instead of the WP directory owner.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where in rare cases 'Force Version Change' would never complete.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where trying to wget LSCWP files would hang if the connection was blocked.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.2.2.1 (9-11-2017) Bug Fixes

    Cache Manager
    • UPDATE Supressed PHP warnings when calling file_get_contents() without OpenSSL when using the lscmctl script to avoid confusion.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug that prevented Scan from discovering installations that output PHP warnings when loading the WordPress environment.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.2.2 (9-1-2017) Major Improvements, Bug Fixes

    • NEW FEATURE A warning message will now be displayed if modules ruid2 or mpm_itk are detected while LiteSpeed is active.
    • IMPROVEMENT File Protect will now be automatically disabled/enabled when switching between LiteSpeed and Apache to prevent permission issues.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where clicking on the WHM plugin from the side menu in cPanel v64 would open the plugin interface in the side menu.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug that prevented "Version Management" features from working.
    Cache Manager
    • MAJOR IMPROVEMENT Greatly improved the performance of various Cache Management actions.
    • UPDATE Updated data file to v1.4. (Requires a re-scan)
    • UPDATE WordPress installations that encounter errors during scan operations are now skipped.
    • UPDATE Changed default lscmctl PHP binary from system default to the pre-compiled LSWS admin PHP.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where default error message was not being displayed.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where certain WordPress installations/information was not being removed when intended.
    • GUI Improved formatting of lscmctl help output.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.2.1 (8-2-2017) Improvements, Bug Fixes

    • IMPROVEMENT Command execution information for the lscmctl script will now be logged to a new file under lsws/logs/webcachemgr.log.
    • UPDATE Updated data file to version 1.3.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug in Force Version Change where installations with a 3rd-party cache plugin already installed were not being handled correctly.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug in lscmctl script where exec() being in PHP's 'disabled_functions' list would prevent command execution.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug in lscmctl script where paths containing symbolic links would be treated as different installations than their absolute path counterparts.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where lscmctl progress could display messily if the last installation encountered was invalid.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where Mass Disable might incorrectly timeout when called from lscmctl script.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where an invalid version list would briefly continue to be used even after being regenerated.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where undiscovered WordPress installations could be passed into lscmctl causing them to be added without necessary additional information.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a required missing file bug that occurred with LSCWP versions 1.1.3 and 1.1.4.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.2.0 (7-11-2017) Feature Enhancements, Bug Fixes

    • MAJOR NEW FEATURE Added Scan, Discover New, Enable/Disable, Mass Enable/Disable, Flag/Unflag, and Get Status commands to lscmctl.
    • IMPROVEMENT lscmctl will now check and set missing server and virtual host cache roots.
    • IMPROVEMENT Apache conf will now be created if it does not already exist when setting server cache root.
    • IMPROVEMENT Improved displayed error messages.
    • IMPROVEMENT Requesting a trial license is now more resistant to failure.
    • IMPROVEMENT Plugin interface is now loaded using ajax.
    • IMPROVEMENT Improved plugin performance overall.
    • UPDATE Updated data file version to 1.2.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where cageFS would not be updated on server upgrade.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where cageFS was being updated more often than needed.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where a corrupt userdata file would sometimes be read and used.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where LSPHP would be built for unused ea-php versions. LSPHP is now installed as an ea-php dependency.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where an incorrect .htaccess path could be found for WordPress installations set up using symlinks.
    • BUGFIX Suppressed some unnecessary PHP warnings.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where a backup file would not always have the same permissions as the source file.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where in rare cases the assigned group of LSCWP files would be incorrect.
    • BUGFIX Fixed a bug where a malformed header was sometimes used when loading the plugin, causing issues when using CloudFlare's HTTP/2 proxy.
    • GUI Updated icons.
    • GUI Replaced missing icons removed in recent WHM updates.
    • GUI Improved the plugin display through WHM in all versions of WHM.
    • GUI Added a new "error flag" to be displayed in place of the usual flag when a WordPress installation fails to enable LSCache with an "unknown error".

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.16 (1-25-2017) Feature Enhancements, Bug Fixes

    • [GUI] Main page and icons have a new look.
    • [Cache Mgr] Improved accuracy of PHP binary selection when performing WordPress operations.
    • [Cache Mgr] Improved compatibility with some WordPress plugins.
    • [Cache Mgr] Fixed timezonedb detection issues.
    • [Cache Mgr] Fixed some small bugs that sometimes caused unnecessary PHP warnings.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.15 (12-15-2016) Feature Enhancements, Bug Fixes

    • [Cache Mgr] Cache Management features are no longer usable before setting the cacheroot.
    • [Cache Mgr] Improved compatibility with WordPress installations containing security plugins and custom themes.
    • [Cache Mgr] Improved compatibility with older PHP versions when system default PHP binary was used.
    • [Cache Mgr] Operations "stuck" due to connection errors should now time out sooner.
    • [Cache Mgr] Fixed a bug where LSPHP71 info was not properly removed when converting from EA4 to EA3.
    • [Cache Mgr] Fixed a bug where WordPress databases with non UTF-8 encodings could cause theme issues when performing operations.
    • [Cache Mgr] Fixed a bug where the "Switch to LiteSpeed" page could sometimes hang.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.14.1 (11-10-2016) Bug Fixes

    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug where changes to timezonedb would not be applied correctly in CageFS environments.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.14 (11-07-2016) Feature Enhancements, Bug Fixes

    • [Cache Mgr] - Added new warning messages for missing or outdated EA4 PHP timezonedb extensions as well as the ability to install/update them, significantly improving PHP performance.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Added a timeout to all batch operations to prevent a bad batch from holding things up too long and causing a timeout.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Changed "Refresh Status (all)" to run in batches and added a progress screen.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Improved compatibility with WordPress sites using security plugins.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Improved accuracy of .htaccess detection.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Improved "Warning" status detection.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug where a scan batch not containing any WordPress installations would trigger "Refresh Status (all)" before continuing to the next batch.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug where "Discover New" would not skip known document roots when searching for WordPress Installs.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug where older versions of our LiteSpeed Cache Plugin for WordPress would fail to disable properly and display an error.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.13 (9-28-2016) Feature Enhancements, Bug Fixes

    • [Security] - Protected against the target="_blank" vulnerability.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Added a new possible "Warning" state for installs that have the LiteSpeed Cache plugin active but are not caching due to another cache plugin being detected as active.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Improved error messages.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Combined Mass Enable & Disable buttons.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Output boxes are now smaller and scroll-able when containing many messages.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug that could cause .htaccess to not be updated correctly if WordPress site and home addresses did not match.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug where refreshing status on a single installation or using checkbox selection would not save changes to data file.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.12 (9-14-2016) Feature Enhancements

    • [Improvement] - Added support for php71.
    • [Removal] - Removed private cache Quick Configuration as it is no longer supported.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Added a Cache Root Setup feature.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.11 (8-19-2016) Bug Fixes

    • [Cache Mgr] - Added support for detecting wp-config.php files located 1 directory above a WordPress installation's root directory.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug that could cause duplicate entries in scan results.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug where a corrupted manager data file would not be handled correctly.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug where certain error messages were not being displayed after a forced version change.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug where Version Manager was still clickable when a user did not have caching.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug that could sometimes cause duplicate <IfModule LiteSpeed> tags in .htaccess.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.10 (8-4-2016) Feature Enhancements, Bug Fixes

    • [Cache Mgr] - New Version Manager page added with the following features:
      • Change current active LiteSpeed Cache for WordPress plugin version.
      • Force update all selected LiteSpeed Cache for WordPress plugin versions to a chosen version.
    • [Cache Mgr] - LiteSpeed configuration will now be automatically converted to be EA4 compatible during installation if EA4 is detected.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Added progress screens for Mass Enable/Disable operations.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug that stopped scan from working properly when no scan data was present.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug that would cause the flag file to not be set in some cases.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug where in very rare cases, the status of an installation would not be updated correctly after running Mass Enable/Disable.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Fixed a bug that could cause a "Your LSPHP configuration may be incorrect for use with EasyApache 4" warning message to incorrectly appear after updating.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.9 (7-5-2016) Feature Enhancements

    • [Cache Mgr] - Added a "Scanning..." screen to show current scan progress.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Added support for handling WordPress multisite installations.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Mass Enable now bypasses and flags installations that already have LiteSpeed Cache installed and disabled.
    • [Cache Mgr] - Mass Disable now bypasses and flags WordPress multisite installations that have LiteSpeed Cache network activated.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.8 (6-17-2016) Feature Enhancements

    • Added "Discover New" button.
    • Added LSPHP configuration verification and warning messages for EasyApache users.
    • Auto-detect and repair configuration incompatibilities caused migration between EA3 and EA4.
    • Enable/Disable Easy Apache Integration button no longer appears on EasyApache 4 installations as this is unnecessary.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.7 (5-21-2016) Feature Enhancement

    • New Feature: Cache Management section for installing and enabling/disabling LiteSpeed Cache for WordPress installations on known WordPress installations.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.6 (2-2-2016) Bug fix

    • Fixed scripts when switching between Apache and LiteSpeed on CentOS7 (where systemd is used).

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.5 (10-17-2014) Compatibility improvement

    • Improvement: Auto-detect setuid settings and adjust to make them compatible with LSWS.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.4 (8-6-2014) Minor bug and compatibility fixes

    • Improvement: Auto-detect EasyApache PHP source directory.
    • Improvement: Matching PHP is copied to /usr/local/bin/lsphp after successful builds. (Improves compatibility with CloudLinux PHP Selector.)

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.3 (4-23-2014) Minor bug fixes

    • Updating PHP will now correctly update CageFS skeletons.
    • Created workaround in response to PHP bug #66842 (latest version of PHP unable to make install).

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.2 (11-18-2013) Minor bug fix

    • Fixed bug causing terms of service to not appear correctly.
    • Bundled with LSWS 4.2.5 from this date.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1.1 (11-12-2013) Bug fix

    • Fixed bug causing WHM Plugin to appear unregistered.
    • Bundled with LSWS 4.2.5 from this date.

    cPanel/WHM Plugin 2.1 (10-30-2013) Major feature enhancement

    • Added one-click trial key request from plugin.
    • Changed look and feel to match new WHM.
    • Bundled with LSWS 4.2.5.
  • Plesk Extension 1.2.5.1 (11-13-2017) Bug Fixes

    • Fixed PHP 7.1 errors in version manager in preparation for Plesk Onyx 17.8.

    Plesk Extension 1.2.5 (8-10-2016) Feature Enhancement

    • Support for multiple PHP versions through Plesk's PHP selector.

    Plesk Extension 1.2.4 (2-2-2016) Bug fix

    • Fixed scripts when switching between Apache and LiteSpeed on CentOS7 and Debian (where systemd is used).

    Plesk Extension 1.2.3 (8-31-2015) Performance enhancements, Bug fixes

    • Plesk will now detect if Nginx reverse proxy is running and display the following error message in the page header: "LiteSpeed cannot run if nginx proxy is running."
    • (CentOS) Added the ability for users to choose a PHP version when the corresponding RPM package is available.
    • Fixed installation directory error on Debian/Ubuntu platforms.

    Plesk Extension 1.2.2 (7-20-2015) Performance enhancement

    • Override of /etc/init.d/httpd with lsws's rc script for faster add/remove domain in Plesk 12.

    Plesk Extension 1.2.1 (2-25-2015) Compatibility improvement

    • Auto-detect Plesk installation directory.

    Plesk Extension 1.2 (10-24-2014) Compatibility improvement

    • Default LSPHP contains more packages for greater overall compatibility.

    Plesk Extension 1.1 (7-2-2014) Compatibility improvement

    • Increased compatibility with Plesk 12.

    Plesk Extension 1.0.3 (4-23-2014) Minor bug fixes and new functionality

    • CageFS skeletons will get updated PHP after LSWS installation.
    • Created workaround in response to PHP bug #66842 (latest version of PHP unable to make install).

    Plesk Extension 1.0.2 (10-30-2013) Minor bug fix

    • Fixed bug when handling invalid serial number registration.

    Plesk Extension 1.0.1 (10-15-2013) Major security fix

    • Fixed ACL compatibility issues. (Reported by Rack911.)
  • DirectAdmin Plugin 1.0.6 (5-8-2014) Compatibility with CustomBuild 2.0

    • Changed coding for compatibility with CustomBuild 2.0.

    DirectAdmin Plugin 1.0.5 (4-23-2014) Minor bug fixes and new functionality

    • CageFS skeletons will get updated PHP after LSWS installation.
    • Updating PHP will now correctly update CageFS skeletons.
    • Created workaround in response to PHP bug #66842 (latest version of PHP unable to make install).