TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

New TurnKey EtherPad version (12.0)

Thu, 2012/08/30 - 09:24

Changes:

  • Initial public release of TurnKey Etherpad.
  • Etherpad-lite:
    • Installed from latest version in upstream git-repo.
    • Pre-configured to use MySQL (recommended for production).
  • Node.js:
    • Installed from latest upstream tarball (includes NPM, with npm-completion out-of-the-box).
    • Includes custom nodejs initscript for running node app as daemon.
    • Includes nginx pre-configured to proxy to nodejs daemon, with SSL support out of the box (performance, security).
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security).
  • MySQL related:
    • Set MySQL root password on firstboot (convenience, security).
    • Force MySQL to use Unicode/UTF8.
    • Includes Webmin MySQL module for convenience.
  • Includes postfix MTA (bound to localhost) for sending of email. Also includes webmin postfix module for convenience.

Major component versions

etherpad-lite 1.0-542 (upstream archive)
nodejs 0.6.18 (upstream archive)
nginx 0.7.67-3+squeeze2
mysql-server 5.1.63-0+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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