It’s similar process as both for DirectAdmin and cPanel, the installation process for Plesk is similar. The following article will show you how to install Softaculous on Plesk Linux
Step 1 : Before starting the installation make sure ionCube Loaders are enabled.
Step 2 : Login to your Plesk server as root via SSH.
Step 3 : Enter the following commands:
CD /USR/LOCAL &&
WGET -N HTTP://WWW.SOFTACULOUS.COM/PL/INSTALL_SOFTACULOUS.PHP &&
CHMOD 755 INSTALL_SOFTACULOUS.PHP &&
/USR/BIN/PHP -D OPEN_BASEDIR=/ -D SAFE_MODE=0 -D DISABLE_FUNCTIONS=”” /USR/LOCAL/INSTALL_SOFTACULOUS.PHP
The installation of Softaculous is completed!
If you wish to finish the installation quickly then,
Download the script packages in the background by using the following method.
WGET -N HTTP://FILES.SOFTACULOUS.COM/INSTALL.SH
CHMOD 755 INSTALL.SH
Step 1 : Login to your Plesk server as the administrator.
Step 2 : you’ll notice a new text link appear, clearly labeled as: Softaculous Auto Installer.