Fantastico is a commercial script library that automates the installation of web applications to a website. Fantastico scripts are executed from the administration area of a website control panel such as cPanel. Fantastico’s web site claims that they are installed on ten thousand servers, with a million users worldwide.

There are more than 50 applications that have Fantastico scripts associated with them. The most commonly added systems include:

  • Web content management system
  • Shopping cart software
  • Wikis
  • Blogs
  • Photo sharing

Steps to install

Follow the below steps to install Fantastico in cPanel servers.

You will need to purchase the license for using Fantastico.

If you’re not able to install/upgrade Fantastico, try the following fix:

1. Upgrade ‘wget’ to the latest version.

New version of wget will be available under /usr/local/bin.

2. Set ‘wget’ path of Fantastico(via WHM >> Plugins >> Fantastico De Luxe WHM Admin >> Install) to /usr/local/bin/wget.

3. Re-install Fantastico.