• Initial public release of TurnKey ejabberd.
  • SSL support out of the box.
  • ejabberd configurations:
    • Preconfigured with exemplary domain (
    • Configured as registration watcher.
    • Includes custom ejabberd-config script to change domain and set admin password (included as part of installation).
    • Enabled in-band user registration (usability, convenience).
    • Enabled legacy SSL connection method (still required by some clients).
    • Set erlang node: ejabberd@localhost (workaround mnesia hostname changes).
    • Binded admin console to port 12322 - uses SSL.
    • Enabled hardy-backports and pinned ejabberd for updates (security).
  • speeqe configurations:
    • Installed and configured to provide web chat interface.
    • Configured ejabberd with anonymous access for speeqe to connect.
    • Created ejabberd robot XMPP user for speeqe to list active rooms.
    • Includes local JQuery library (internal deployment).
  • Includes postfix MTA (bound to localhost) to allow sending of email from speeqe. Also includes webmin-postfix module for convenience.
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security).

Major component versions

ejabberd 2.0.1-2~hardy1_i386.deb
speeqe r71ddb704
python-pysqlite2 2.4.0-2build1
python-django 1.0.2-1+lenny1
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.11

Note: Please refer to turnkey-core's changelog for changes common to all appliances. Here we only describe changes specific to this appliance.