Nodalio System Updates
We are constantly improving the Nodalio system based on your feedback and our experience driving leading platforms around the world.
If you’d like to suggest a feature request or something is missing in Nodalio that you believe is crusial for your site or business – let us know!
10 August 2018 - Fix backups residual files.
Fixed an issue where backups were leaving residual files on the site live folder. these files will now be automatically deleted.
System Updates & Fixes
WooCommerce based sites require a robust PHP configuration, optimized database and proprietary caching to make sure it fast and stable for your clients.
3 August 2018 - MicroCache shortcode fix.
Fixed an issue with the microcache shortcode not working when aliases are installed on a site. the shortcode will now work for any amount of aliases.
19 June 2018 - API update + permissions module fixes.
API was updated to support caching configuration changes without directly restarting NGINX configuration. Permissions module fix was applied to solve a rare issue where file permissions were not automatically set when an external application is writing to the server.
15 July 2018 - SSL support for MySQL.
Add support for an SSL certificate which can be added to a MySQL server. This is useful when separating the database and processing servers. the SSL certificate will encrypt all the information coming in and out of the database server.
10 July 2018 - database connection from external sources fix
Fixed an issue where databases could not be connected to from external sources, for example, a processing server.
Server owners can now connect to their external database servers via any connected IP, external or internal.
1 July 2018 - Added database shortcodes.
Database specific shortcodes have been released to allow for the addition of databases to any server with Nodalio. These include: databaseadd, databaseadd-user, databaseedit-user, databasedelete, databasedelete-user, databaselist (also available as json in the API). These shortcodes allow the full control over custom databases on each server.
14 June 2018 - WP-CLI compatibility fix to custom Nodalio wp-config files.
Fixed the inclusion of settings in wp-config.php due to rare cases of wp-cli warnings. In the wp-config we include wp-config-nodalio and wp-config-user for our WordPress settings. In some rare cases, there was an issue with WP-CLI, where the system output a warning about the inclusion of additional setting files.
13 June 2018 - Log rotation script fix.
Updated the log rotation script.
11 June 2018 - Preparations for NGINX version 1.15.
Preparing system for NGINX to latest version.
5 June 2018 - Added token security validations.
Token security validation was added to the API, via: /v1/tokenvalidate’. This is an extremely important update built to validate the token used for running system commands.
28 May 2018 - Improved memory consumption when uploading files using SFTP.
Improved memory consumption when uploading files using SFTP by implementing an improved file handling process.
14 May 2018 - Added 2 additional caching shortcodes.
Two additional shortcodes (cacheon-noreload & cacheoff-noreload) were added to allow changes in the caching tool used without reloading NGINX. Note: NGINX must be reloaded to allow the selected caching tool to work.
1 May 2018 - Daily backups configuration fix.
Fixed daily backups configuration due to rare cases where backups were not registered in the WordPress plugin.
28 April 2018 - Updated NGINX version 1.14.
Updated NGINX to latest version.
22 April 2018 - Updated hotlink protection extension.
The extension now allows to choose a custom file to be used as an image placeholder for each site when requesting images from an external zone.
19 April 2018 - Added new endpoint to the API.
Added GET endpoint to request full site information in the API with a JSON response.
6 April 2018 - Fixed PHP 7.2 configuration setting.
PHP 7.2 configuration settings description text fix.
5 April 2018 - Added PHP 7.2 to the installation.
The latest PHP version 7.2 was added to the installation and you may now convert any site to use it. The general PHP configuration was also updated to acomotate the new version.
29 March 2018 - Added advanced security to the API.
HelmetJS was added to the API to provide additional security and configuration options.
21 March 2018 - Added support to Wildcard Certificates using Lets Encrypt V2.
Added support to Lets Encrypt v2 certificates, currently for wildcard certificates only.
6 March 2018 - GDPR site controls.
Added basic GDPR server side compliance, by adding an option to turn off access and error log for each site.
27 February 2018 - Integrated search and replace function in snapshots.
Added search-replace functionality when restoring a snapshot on a different destination site than the snapshot source.
23 February 2018 - Help shortcode update.
The help shortcode was updated to include the latest features available in Nodalio.
13 February 2018 - Fixed initial site installation.
Fixed initial site installation with HTTPS (that includes an SSL certificate) in cases where the system attempted to issue the certificate multiple times after it was already issued.
6 February 2018 - Updated "sitechangeprimary" shortcode for wildcard support.
Updated the sitechangeprimary shortcode in preparation for wildcard SSL certificates using Lets Encrypt v2.
31 January 2018 - Reduced server installation time by an average of 14%.
Massively reduced server installation time by installing a precompiled NGINX executable instead of building from source code for each installation.
16 January 2018 - Updated Nodalio WordPress plugin to latest version.
Nodalio WordPress plugin was updated to latest version.
12 January 2018 - Added Nodalio WordPress plugin performance update.
Updated the Nodalio WordPress plugin to use AJAX to optimize load times on high traffic servers and high availabilty platforms (Nodalio VIP).
2 January 2018 - Added domain verification shortcode.
Added the sitedomain-verify shortcode to allow server admins to check if domains are pointing to their servers.
19 December 2017 - Updated sitefix shortcode.
Updated the sitefix shortcode to re-set the API security token and general information.
12 December 2017 - Fixed DKIM information display.
Fixed DKIM key not displaying in the site information output emails.
6 December 2017 - Fixed display output when setting server cache.
Fixed a rare issue where no output was shown when turning on server cache.
30 November 2017 - Fixed NGINX reload function.
Updated the NGINX reload function to perform a syntax check to minimize down-time when when there is an issue with the configuration.
13 November 2017 - Caching setting error message: Exitcode 5 fix.
Fixed a check for exitcode 5 (cache tool not available due to an incorrect plan) in the WordPress plugin to allow for an appropriate error message display.
1 November 2017 - Added force site refresh function to Nodalio plugin.
Added a php function – nodalio_refresh_site_info(() to refresh the site information displayed in the plugin main information page. To force the refresh in your own application use may use nodalio_refresh_site_info(true).