Version 4.12.1 of User Role Editor Pro is available for download.
This version is the technical update to fix the issue with the automatic updates API link. This link should start from
https://www.role-editor.com instead of
This is related to migration of
role-editor.com site to the Google App Engine platform, which does not support SSL for the naked custom domains and requires to use SSL secured links with
www subdomain, e.g.
https://www.role-editor.com in our case. Starting from version 4.12.1 automatic update for User Role Editor Pro is returned to the working state.
In order to fix the issue for earlier installed version 4.12, You may replace manually the
user-role-editor-pro.php file with the file from version 4.12.1 installation package. Or just add
www. to the update link at line #64 via text editor. It should look this way:
$ure_update_checker = new PluginUpdateChecker( 'https://www.role-editor.com/update?action=get_metadata&slug=user-role-editor-pro', __FILE__ );