[wp-hackers] easy way to request ftp credentials and use them, when directory to write is not writable?..

Davit Barbakadze jayarjo at gmail.com
Wed Sep 14 18:23:34 UTC 2011

Thank you guys. Otto, great tutorial.

Davit Barbakadze

On Wed, Sep 14, 2011 at 8:37 PM, Otto <otto at ottodestruct.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 14, 2011 at 6:04 AM, Davit Barbakadze <jayarjo at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Plugins usually request ftp credentials when they are not able to
>> install themselves directly. Is there an easy way to leverage the same
>> ftp credentials dialog in plugin/theme cases, when there's a necessity
>> for example to put a file in a directory, which is not writable? Some
>> Codex page on this maybe?
> I wrote a tutorial on how to do exactly this:
> http://ottopress.com/2011/tutorial-using-the-wp_filesystem/
> -Otto
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