Local Beta 5.6.6

Release Date: July 15th, 2020

Operating Systems: macOS, Windows, and Linux

Download Local 5.6.6 (Beta) for macOS

  • SHA1: 7461983f248e2be7d6461c600b73bb4f34c4a273

Download Local 5.6.6 (Beta) for Windows

  • SHA1: 6ea3c6618efff3f4e872cae50f5c5dfd18225587

Download Local 5.6.6 (Beta) as Linux deb (Ubuntu, Debian, Mint)

  • SHA1: 391664514d51126e405e214cfd05f224777e0099

Download Local 5.6.6 (Beta) as Linux rpm (Fedora, Red Hat Linux, CentOS)

  • SHA1: 99c44b86a581354480dd9a0a494d10bb3eefdc02

What’s New in Local Beta 5.6.6

Site Shell Improvements


Composer is now included with Local out of the box much like WP-CLI. Composer is a package manager for PHP (similar to NPM for Node.js) and can help facilitate installing dependencies, running tests, and more!

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  • Local Pro and Local for Teams users who purchased through Flywheel now have access to Live Links Pro!
  • Minor UI improvements

Bug Fixes

  • When downloading PHP versions and web servers on Windows, files such as ._ will now be filtered out to prevent issues when uninstalling Local