TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

New TurnKey Fileserver version (2009.10)

Fri, 2009/10/23 - 15:35

Changes:

  • Initial public release of TurnKey File Server.
  • SSL support out of the box.
  • File Server configurations:
    • Preconfigured workgroup: WORKGROUP
    • Preconfigured netbios name: FILESERVER
    • Configured samba user accounts to synchronize with UNIX user accounts.
    • Configured root as administrative Samba user.
    • Configured shares: - Users home directory. - Public storage. - CD-ROM with automount and umount hooks (/media/cdrom).
  • eXtplorer configuration:
    • Provides web interface to file server.
    • Preconfigured admin and guest users.
    • Includes vsftpd binded to localhost to provide net2ftp backend: - Provide users access to their home directories. - Workarounds permission issues with eXtplorer.
    • Includes flip to convert text file endings between UNIX and DOS formats.
    • Includes popular compression support (zip, rar, bz2).
    • Enabled multiverse Ubuntu repository so rar/unrar can be updated.
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security).

Major component versions

samba 3.0.28a-1ubuntu4.8
extplorer 2.0.1 (upstream zipfile)
vsftpd 2.0.6-1ubuntu1.1
lighttpd 1.4.19-0ubuntu3.1

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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