History of Changes

This chapter describes the version-specific changes in the CL utilities. The changes are grouped by new features in CLI. To describe a particular change in CLI, we use the following notation:

Parallels Plesk Panel 11.5

Custom web server settings for websites

 

Status of websites in suspended subscriptions

 

External SMTP server for Panel notifications and outgoing mail generated by scripts

 

APS applications settings

 

Restricting the list of applications available for installation

 

Search engine friendly redirection and forwarding

 

Panel Administrator account settings

 

One database user to access all databases

 

The default database server

 

 Multiple PHP versions

 

Mail autoresponder settings

 

Creating auxiliary users while creating mail accounts

 

Specifying mail accounts and instant messengers for auxiliary users

 

Panel UI appearance and branding

 

Websites maintenance mode

 

The Suspended status of websites

 

Loading Panel settings from Partner Central

 

Server-wide Panel settings

 

Server cloning settings

 

Access to Control Panel for resellers

 

Making copies of service plans, add-on plans, and reseller plans

 

Domains and domain aliases settings

 

Displaying customers or subscriptions in a list

 

Turning Tomcat on/off on domain aliases

 

Repairing Panel configuration

Parallels Plesk Panel 11.0

Include a password in a WebMatrix publication settings file

 

Installing the Panel license key with an activation code

 

Managing Panel Extensions

 

Improved Panel security

 

Cloning Panel in Virtual Environments

  

Custom Buttons Improvements

 

Panel Updates Improvements

 

Subscribing to security notifications from Parallels

 

Using license bundles (web app licenses associated with a Panel license)

Parallels Plesk Panel 10.4

Customizable PHP configuration

  

Extended overuse options

 

Simple view for administrators

 

Restricting users to access only one subscription

Support for wildcard subdomains

  

Quick preview of a website

 

Manage availability of apps from Storefront

(*) server_pref utility:
New option: -show-commercial-apps

 

Allowing Subdomains to Have Own DNS Zones

Updating Business Manager administrator's profile

Updating Business Manager company settings

Managing Business Manager database connection

Migrating a standalone Plesk Billing database to Business Manager

Troubleshooting GUI Integration between Business Manager and connected Panels

Updating Business Manager configuration and online stores locales and appearance

Parallels Plesk Panel 10.3

File sharing functionality

Parallels Plesk Panel 10.2

IPv6 support

Encrypting the administrator's password

New command: --show-password

Parallels Plesk Panel 10.1

Ability to customize the list of applications available for installation on websites and add links to additional services (external or integrated with Panel as extensions)

Customization of interface appearance and branding settings

Site maintenance mode

Ability to create trial sites in SiteBuilder

Ability to register an external webmail service with the Panel and use it in hosting plans

Ability to hide mail management functions from Control Panel

Utilities were renamed to better suit the new hosting model

Parallels Plesk Panel 10.0

Changes in the hosting model and hierarchy of user accounts

Power User interface

User interface customization

Additional FTP accounts

Changes in Application Catalog

Changes in settings of mail services

E-mail notification about system events

Parallels Plesk Panel 9.5

(+) new options related to integration with Google Services for Websites were added to the admin.exe, reseller.exe, client.exe, and server_pref.exe utilities.

Parallels Plesk Panel 9.0

APS Catalog

(+) aps-catalog utility

 

Command line utilities now reside in %plesk_cli% and %plesk_bin% depending on the application scope. For details, see the Getting Started With Command Line Utilities section.

 

Parallels Plesk Panel resellers

New utilities

Removed utilities

Updates of existing utilities

 

 

Parallels Plesk Panel 8.6

Limit on maximum number of ODBC DSN connections

Permission to choose a database server for a database

Parallels Plesk Panel 8.4

Opportunity to create blog and photo subdomains in Sitebuilder upon domain creation in Parallels Plesk Panel

DomainKeys support

Parallels Plesk Panel 8.3

Parallels Plesk Panel 8.3 for Windows CLI Reference introduces the following new features:

Parallels Plesk Panel 8.2

Parallels Plesk Panel 8.2 for Windows CLI Reference introduces the following new features.

Parallels Plesk Panel 8.1.x

Command line utilities in Parallels Plesk Panel 8.1 for Windows introduce the following new features.

Parallels Plesk Panel 7.6x

Command line utilities in Parallels Plesk Panel 7.6 and 7.6.1 for Windows introduce the following new features.