New TurnKey Piwik version (12.0)

Thu, 2012/08/30 - 10:25


  • Initial public release of TurnKey Piwik.
  • Set Piwik admin password, email and domain on firstboot (convenience, security).
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security).
  • Includes hourly cronjob for auto-archiving Piwik reports, useful for medium to high traffic sites (not enabled by default.)
  • MySQL related:
    • Set MySQL root password on firstboot (convenience, security).
    • Force MySQL to use Unicode/UTF8.
    • Includes PhpMyAdmin (listening on port 12322 - uses SSL).
  • SSL support out of the box.
  • Includes php-xcache PHP opcode cacher / optimizer (performance).
  • Includes postfix MTA (bound to localhost) for sending of email (e.g. password recovery). Also includes webmin postfix module for convenience.

Major component versions

piwik 1.8.2 (upstream archive)
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.