• Upgraded to latest upstream version (installed from upstream tarball, Ubuntu package available is broken due to php5.3).
  • Set Moodle 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.
  • Added convenience symlinks: /var/www/{webroot, config}.
  • Added recommended packages: php5-xmlrpc, php5-intl

Major component versions

moodle 2.0
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.