[wp-hackers] Install any plugin version from the admin

Oliver Schlöbe office at wpseek.com
Sat Nov 28 00:12:52 UTC 2009

+1 for that

While developing plugins (that interact with other plugins) I often 
wished that would be possible.

On 28.11.2009 00:25, scribu wrote:
> While handling support questions for users, I often find myself
> sending them to manually upgrade a plugin to the development version.
> Wouldn't it be nice if they could do that from the WP admin, just like
> they do normal plugin installs.
> Also, this could be easily expanded to allow users to downgrade a
> plugin, for whatever reason.
> The UI for this could be implemented in a plugin, as long as the
> wp.org API allows you to specify what version you want to download.
> Any chance of that happening?

Oliver Schlöbe


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