TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

New TurnKey web2py version (12.0)

Thu, 2012/08/30 - 10:25

Changes:

  • Initial public release of TurnKey web2py.
  • Set web2py admin console password on firstboot (convenience, security).
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security).
  • Apache related:
    • Configured to use WSGI to serve web2py applications (performance).
    • Force admin console to be served via SSL (security).
  • MySQL related:
    • Set MySQL root password on firstboot (convenience, security).
    • Force MySQL to use Unicode/UTF8.
    • Includes Webmin MySQL module for convenience.
  • SSL support out of the box.
  • Includes postfix MTA (bound to localhost) for sending of email. Also includes webmin postfix module for convenience.

Major component versions

web2py 1.99.7 (upstream archive)
apache2 2.2.16-6+squeeze7
libapache2-mod-wsgi 3.3-2
mysql-server 5.1.63-0+squeeze1
python-mysqldb 1.2.2-10+b1
ipython 0.10-2

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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