Thank you very much for the effort in improving this excelent plugin!

But regarding this:

* The .htaccess is not updated until the user clicks a button in the backend now.

I don’t see how to do it :-O

That would be a very useful feature to those that have to edit the RewriteRules as the default ones are not valid for them… I have this problem with the RewriteRules:

http://wordpress.org/support/topic/146443

It would be great if that could be fixed in future versions 🙂