I'm running a bitnami LAMPstack in AWS and I followed the instructions to install the WordPress module from bitnami. I've done so because I want to install more modules in the same stack, so I believe it is the correct approach. During the installation procss I've selected the DEVELOPMENT option.
Now I want to be able to install and update plugins. As far as I know, vsftp is already installed with the LAMPstack AMI, so I don't have to install it.
The problem is that when I try to update or install plugins, WordPress keeps asking for FTP credentials. I have not been able to find in the official documentation which is the correct method to update and install plugins.
My wp-config.php file is configured like this:
What should I do? :
The configuration is correct. Did you configured the bitnami user password in the machine? Try the following:
Once you changed it, you can configure it in the wp-config.php file. It is not necessary to open the 21 port in the firewall (I would not recommend it).
answered 07 May '12, 17:51
Beltran Rueda ♦♦