TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

New TurnKey MediaWiki version (13.0)

Mon, 2013/10/28 - 21:16

Changes:

  • MediaWiki:
    • Latest Debian Wheezy package version of MediaWiki.
    • Removed fckeditor extension, no longer available in Debian [#73].
  • PHPMyAdmin:
    • Configured to allow users preferences stored in database.
    • Specified blowfish_secret and regeneration on firstboot (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 MediaWiki version (12.1)

Thu, 2013/06/06 - 15:58

Changes:

  • MediaWiki:
    • Database name and user are now mediawiki (was wiki_db, wiki_user).
    • Inithook updated to not allow 'admin' as password (LP#1019620).
    • Extensions are now installed via selected Debian packages: - mediawiki-extensions-base - mediawiki-extensions-collection - mediawiki-extensions-confirmedit - mediawiki-extensions-geshi - mediawiki-extensions-openid - mediawiki-extensions-fckeditor (enabled by default)
    • Custom script (mwlsext) to display enabled/available extensions.
  • 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 MediaWiki version (12.0)

Thu, 2012/08/30 - 09:24

Changes:

  • MediaWiki: Upgraded to latest upstream package.

Major component versions

mediawiki 1:1.15.5-2squeeze4
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 MediaWiki version (11.3)

Tue, 2011/12/06 - 09:18

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 MediaWiki version (11.2)

Tue, 2011/08/02 - 10:29

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 MediaWiki version (11.1)

Thu, 2011/01/27 - 13:15

Changes:

  • MediaWiki:
    • Patched FCKeditor to be php5.3 compliant.
    • Updated ConfirmEdit to be php5.3 compliant.
    • Added convenience symlinks (/var/www/{webroot, config, extensions}).
  • Set MediaWiki admin password on firstboot (convenience, security).
  • Set MySQL root password on firstboot (convenience, security).
  • Force MySQL to use Unicode/UTF8.
  • Added php-xcache PHP opcode cacher / optimizer (performance).
  • Set postfix MTA myhostname to localhost (bugfix).
  • Enabled tracking in PHPMyAdmin.

Major component versions

mediawiki 1:1.15.1-1ubuntu2.1
mysql-server 5.1.41-3ubuntu12.8
apache2 2.2.14-5ubuntu8.4
phpmyadmin 4:3.3.2-1

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 MediaWiki version (2009.10-2)

Wed, 2010/04/14 - 08:15

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 MediaWiki version (2009.10)

Fri, 2009/10/23 - 15:35

Changes:

  • Upgraded to MediaWiki 1.15.1
    • Upgraded extensions to be compatible with 1.15
    • Added AWC forum extension.
  • Reverted FHS compliance patch (extension directory location).
    • Not yet accepted upstream.
    • Prioritizing ability to upgrade directly from upstream.
  • PHPMyAdmin improvements:
    • Added pmadb (linked tables) advanced features to PHPMyAdmin (LP#426303).
    • Pinned phpmyadmin to update directly from Debian (security).
  • di-live (installer) MySQL component:
    • Added support for complex passwords (LP#416515).
    • Added CLI options (user/pass/query/chroot).
  • Bugfixes:
    • Increase PHP memory limit to 32M to match Apache PHP limit (#LP:360606).
    • Removed Wikipedia namespace declarations from preloader extension.
    • Removed build systems hostname from MySQL user table.
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security).

Major component versions

mediawiki 1:1.15.1-1
mysql-server 5.0.51a-3ubuntu5.4
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.11
phpmyadmin 2.11.8.1-5+lenny1

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 MediaWiki version (2009.04-hardy)

Mon, 2009/04/13 - 13:41

Release focus: Bugfix

Changes:

  • Upgraded FCKeditor extension (fixes LP#358294 - corrupted internal wiki links)

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 MediaWiki version (2009.03-hardy)

Sun, 2009/03/22 - 22:27

Release focus: security, bugfixes and updates

Changes:

  • Upgraded to MediaWiki version 1.14
  • MediaWiki extensions:
    • Upgraded extensions to be compatible with 1.14
    • Patched FCKeditor to fix issues with 1.14
    • Removed Universal Edit Button extension (integrated into 1.14 core)
    • Moved extensions to /usr/local/share (better compliance with FHS)
  • Improved MediaWiki passwords/secrets (security):
    • MediaWiki database password is now randomly generated, and regenerated during installation
    • Better random secret regeneration during installation
  • Fixed phpmyadmin error: cannot load mcrypt extension (LP#345275)

Major component versions

kernel 2.6.24-23.48
mediawiki 1:1.14.0-1
mysql-server 5.0.51a-3ubuntu5.4
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.5
php5 5.2.4-2ubuntu5.5
phpmyadmin 2.11.8.1-5

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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