TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

New TurnKey Django version (13.0)

Mon, 2013/10/28 - 22:16

Changes:

  • Django:
    • Latest Debian Wheezy package version of Django.
    • Updated legacy settings [#65, #117].
    • Removed hardcoded version in online documentation link.
  • Note: Please refer to turnkey-core's changelog for changes common to all appliances. Here we only describe changes specific to this appliance.

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New TurnKey Django version (12.1)

Thu, 2013/06/06 - 16:57

Changes:

  • Latest upstream source version of Django.
  • Note: Please refer to turnkey-core's changelog for changes common to all appliances. Here we only describe changes specific to this appliance.

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New TurnKey Django version (12.0)

Thu, 2012/08/30 - 10:24

Changes:

  • Django:
    • Upgraded to latest upstream package.
    • Database name and username changed to 'django' (simplicity).
  • Added ipython (convenience).

Major component versions

python-django 1.2.3-3+squeeze2
apache2 2.2.16-6+squeeze7
mysql-server 5.1.63-0+squeeze1
phpmyadmin 4:3.3.7-7

Note: Please refer to turnkey-core's changelog for changes common to all appliances. Here we only describe changes specific to this appliance.

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New TurnKey Django version (11.3)

Tue, 2011/12/06 - 10:18

Changes:

  • Installed security updates.
  • Enabled etckeeper garbage collection by default.
  • Upgraded to latest inithooks version (adhoc re-initialization via turnkey-init)
  • VMWare build: run vmware-config-tools.pl on first boot
  • Amazon EC2 EBS build: support resizing of root filesystem

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New TurnKey Django version (11.2)

Tue, 2011/08/02 - 11:29

Changes:

  • Built-in support for TurnKey domain management and dynamic DNS configuration, powered by Amazon Route 53, a robust cloud DNS service: http://www.turnkeylinux.org/dns
  • Pre-installed all available security updates (see manifest for package versions)

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New TurnKey Django version (11.1)

Thu, 2011/01/27 - 14:15

Changes:

  • Django:
    • Transitioned to mod_wsgi from mod_python (performance).
    • Tweaked settings.py to be more dynamic.
    • Configured email settings.
    • Added settings_dev.py (sets DEBUG=y and uses SQLite if DEVELOPMENT=y).
    • Completely restructured Django project:
      • Project moved to /var/www/project (was /var/www/django-sites[/apps]).
      • Admin symlink moved to /media/admin from admin_media.
      • Apache site renamed to django (was django-sites).
    • Added python-django-doc and configured for offline access.
  • Set Django admin email and password on firstboot (convenience, security).
  • Set MySQL root password on firstboot (convenience, security).
  • Force MySQL to use Unicode/UTF8.
  • Set postfix MTA myhostname to localhost (bugfix).

Major component versions

python-django 1.1.1-2ubuntu1
mysql-server 5.1.41-3ubuntu12.8
sqlite 2.8.17-6build2
apache2 2.2.14-5ubuntu8.4
python2.6 2.6.5-1ubuntu6

Note: Please refer to turnkey-core's changelog for changes common to all appliances. Here we only describe changes specific to this appliance.

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New TurnKey Django version (2009.10-2)

Wed, 2010/04/14 - 09:15

Changes:

  • Installed all security updates (see manifest for package versions).
  • Install security updates on firstboot (except when running live).
  • Bugfix: Updated apt preferences for auto-security updates (LP#550307).
  • Trick webmin into not checking for upgrades (managed by apt).
  • Updated di-live mysql mechanism and secret regeneration.
  • Included latest version of inithooks and updated scripts.
  • Included wget as per common request.

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New TurnKey Django version (2009.10)

Fri, 2009/10/23 - 16:35

Changes:

  • Upgraded Django and pinned to update directly from Debian (security).
  • Added Turnkey web control panel (replaces welcome page). Also provides example Django application using template and static media urls.
  • Added postfix MTA (bound to localhost) to allow sending of email from web applications (e.g., password recovery). Also added webmin-postfix module for convenience.
  • di-live (installer) MySQL component:
    • Added support for complex passwords (LP#416515)
    • Added CLI options (user/pass/query/chroot)
  • Bugfix: Removed build systems hostname from mysql user table.
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security).

Major component versions

python-django 1.0.2-1+lenny1
mysql-server 5.0.51a-3ubuntu5.4
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.11
python2.5 2.5.2-0ubuntu1

Note: Please refer to turnkey-core's changelog for changes common to all appliances. Here we only describe changes specific to this appliance.

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New TurnKey Django version (2009.03-hardy)

Thu, 2009/03/26 - 22:50

Release focus: security, updates

Changes:

  • Improved Django passwords and secrets generation mechanism (security)
    • Database password is now randomly generated, and regenerated during installation
    • Regenerate more secure secret key during installation

Major component versions

kernel 2.6.24-23.48
python-django 1.0.2-1
mysql-server 5.0.51a-3ubuntu5.4
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.5
python2.5 2.5.2-2ubuntu4.1

Note: please refer to turnkey-core's changelog for changes common to all appliances. Here we only describe changes specific to this appliance.

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New TurnKey Django version (2009.02-hardy)

Sat, 2009/02/28 - 18:36

Release focus: security, usability, bugfixes and updates

Changes:

  • added SSL support
  • added useful links to the default web root (e.g., the "it works!" page)
  • set empty mysql root password in live/demo mode (for convenience)

Major component versions

kernel 2.6.24-23.48
python-django 1.0.2-1
mysql-server 5.0.51a-3ubuntu5.4
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.3
python2.5 2.5.2-2ubuntu4.1

Note: please refer to turnkey-core's changelog for changes common to all appliances. Here we only describe changes specific to this appliance.

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