[wp-hackers] Getting list of plugins from shell script

Scot Hacker shacker at birdhouse.org
Wed Aug 4 16:51:55 UTC 2010

> Date: Tue, 3 Aug 2010 11:05:03 -0700
> From: Scot Hacker <shacker at birdhouse.org>
> Subject: Re: [wp-hackers] Getting list of plugins from shell script
> Nice! I know I said in my OP that I was looking for a shell, not a PHP  
> solution. Thanks Harish Narayan and Mike for the shell solutions they  
> sent off-list -- really creative (if somewhat hairy). But the fact  
> that this data is serialized in a single field, and being able to use  
> PHP's unserialize() function to get at it, makes for a much cleaner  
> solution. So I'm doing that - popping out to a copy of the script above.

For anyone who might find it useful, I've made some changes to wp-create.sh and wp-mass-upgrade.sh, added a new wp-find-plugins.sh, and bundled them all together in a new kit: WordPress Mass Management Tools:


Thanks and best,

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