TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

New TurnKey LAPP Stack version (13.0)

Mon, 2013/10/28 - 22:16

Changes:

  • Latest Debian Wheezy package versions of all components.
  • PostgreSQL: Removed connections over local unix sockets trust (security).
  • 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 LAPP Stack version (12.1)

Thu, 2013/06/06 - 16:58

Changes:

  • Added phpsh (interative shell for PHP) and php5-cli (generically useful).
  • 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 LAPP Stack version (12.0)

Thu, 2012/08/30 - 10:24

Changes:

  • PostgreSQL:
    • Reduced default shared_buffers to 24MB, as default Debian kernel SHMMAX is too low for the default 32MB. Increase per deployment: - /proc/sys/kernel/shmmax - /etc/postgres/8.4/main/postgresql.conf (shared_buffers)

Major component versions

apache2 2.2.16-6+squeeze7
postgresql 8.4.12-0squeeze1
phppgadmin 4.2.3-1.1squeeze2
libapache2-mod-php5 5.3.3-7+squeeze13
php5-pgsql 5.3.3-7+squeeze13
libapache2-mod-python 3.3.1-9
python-pygresql 1:4.0-2+b1
libapache2-mod-perl2 2.0.4-7
libdbd-pg-perl 2.17.1-2+squeeze1

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 LAPP Stack 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 LAPP Stack 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 LAPP Stack version (11.1)

Thu, 2011/01/27 - 14:15

Changes:

  • Set PostgreSQL password is on firstboot (convenience, security).
  • Force PostgreSQL to use Unicode/UTF8.
  • Added php-xcache PHP opcode cacher / optimizer (performance).
  • Support CGI out of the box.
  • Set postfix MTA myhostname to localhost (bugfix).
  • Minor tweaks to TKL web control panel.

Major component versions

phppgadmin 4.2.2-1ubuntu1
postgresql 8.4.5-0ubuntu10.04
apache2 2.2.14-5ubuntu8.4

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 LAPP Stack 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).
  • Included latest version of inithooks and updated scripts.
  • Included wget as per common request.

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New TurnKey Lapp version (2009.10)

Fri, 2009/10/23 - 16:35

Changes:

  • Added Turnkey web control panel (replaces welcome page). Also fixes displaying correct host when behind proxy (SERVER_ADDR -> HTTP_HOST).
  • 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) PostgreSQL component:
    • Added support for complex passwords (LP#416515).
    • Added CLI options (user/pass/query/chroot).
  • Added postgresql-contrib (additional facilities for pgsql - convenience).
  • Pinned phppgadmin to update directly from Debian (security).
  • Bugfix: Added missing webmin-apache module.
  • Added curl (generically useful in LAPP type appliances).
  • Removed "AllowOverride None" directive from default site configuration.
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security).

Major component versions

phppgadmin 4.2.2-1
postgresql 8.3.8-0ubuntu8.04
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.11

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 LAPP version (2009.02-hardy)

Sat, 2009/02/28 - 18:19

Release focus: security, usability, bugfixes and updates

Changes:

  • added SSL support
  • includes phppgadmin (listening on port 12322 - uses SSL)
  • set postgres password to "postgres" in live/demo mode
  • support configuring postgresql password during installation
  • postgres password encryption enabled by default (security)
  • trust "postgres" user when connecting over local unix sockets (convenience)
  • added Python and Perl support for apache2 and postgresql, so the P in our LAPP stack appliance now stands for Perl and Python in addition to PHP.
  • updated apache2 "it works" page to provide more useful info/links
  • added webmin PHP configuration module and increased default PHP limits (convenience)

Major component versions

kernel 2.6.24-23.48
phppgadmin 4.2.2-1
postgresql 8.3.5-0ubuntu0.8.04
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.3
php5 5.2.4-2ubuntu5.4

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 LAPP appliance (2008.11.05-hardy)

Wed, 2008/11/05 - 18:17

Default credentials (service, username, password)

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Major component versions

kernel 2.6.24-21.42
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.3
postgresql 8.3.3-0ubuntu0.8.04
php5 5.2.4-2ubuntu5.3

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