TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

New TurnKey phpBB version (13.0)

Mon, 2013/10/28 - 21:17

Changes:

  • Latest Debian Wheezy package version of phpBB.
  • 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 phpBB version (12.1)

Thu, 2013/06/06 - 15:58

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 phpBB version (12.0)

Thu, 2012/08/30 - 09:25

Changes:

  • phpBB: Upgraded to latest upstream package.

Major component versions

phpbb3 3.0.7-PL1-4
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 phpBB 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 phpBB 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 phpBB version (11.1)

Thu, 2011/01/27 - 13:15

Changes:

  • phpBB:
    • Upgraded to latest package version.
    • Removed pinning to Debian stable.
    • Added convenience symlinks: /var/www/{webroot, config}.
  • Set phpBB admin email and 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

phpbb3 3.0.4-0ubuntu1
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 phpBB 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 phpBB appliance (2009.10-hardy)

Tue, 2009/11/03 - 11:34

Changes:

  • Bugfix: Fixed database restore functionality (broken due to phpbb package permissions bug LP#364379)
  • Bugfix: Webmin Firewall configuration.
  • phpBB improvements:
    • Added pmadb (linked tabled) advanced features to PHPMyAdmin (LP#426303)
    • Pinned PHPMyAdmin to update directly from Debian stable (security).
  • di-live (installer) MySQL component:
    • Added support for complex passwords (LP#416515).
    • Added CLI options (user/pass/query/chroot).
  • Bugfix: Removed build systems hostname from MySQL user table.
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security). 

Major component versions

phpbb3 3.0.2-4
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 phpBB appliance (2009.03-hardy)

Mon, 2009/03/30 - 17:56

Release focus: Initial release.

Changes:

  • Initial public release of TurnKey Linux phpBB
  • SSL support out of the box
  • Includes postfix MTA (bound to localhost) for sending of email from phpBB (e.g., password recovery, notifications).
    Also includes webmin postfix module for convenience.
  • Improvements to default phpBB configuration
    • phpBB board enabled by default
    • Uploading of avatars is supported, and enabled by default
    • Automatically install security updates directly from debian stable (security)
    • Exemplary forum configuration, including welcome post displaying default login credentials
  • Regenerate phpBB mysql password during installation (security)
  • MySQL related
    • Includes PhpMyAdmin (listening on port 12322 - uses SSL)
    • Set empty MySQL root password in live/demo mode (for convenience)
    • Support configuring MySQL root password during installation 

Major component versions

kernel 2.6.24-23.48
phpbb3 3.0.2-4
mysql-server 5.0.51a-3ubuntu5.4
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.5
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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