New TurnKey Rails version (11.1)

Changes:

  • Replaced Ruby with Ruby Enterprise (performance).
  • Set MySQL root password on firstboot (convenience, security).
  • Force MySQL to use Unicode/UTF8.
  • Set postfix MTA myhostname to localhost (bugfix).
  • Included libreadline-dev so rails console works (bugfix).

Major component versions

ruby-enterprise 1.8.7-2010.02_i386_ubuntu10.04
mysql-server 5.1.41-3ubuntu12.8
apache2 2.2.14-5ubuntu8.4
build-essential 11.4build1

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 Rails version (2009.10-2)

Changes:

  • Installed all security updates (see manifest for package versions).
  • Install security updates on firstboot (except when running live).
  • 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 Rails version (2009.10)

Changes:

  • Switched to Phusion Passenger for Apache (mod_rails) instead of mongrel_cluster (simpler to configure and maintain).
  • Including git version control (convenience).
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security).
  • Added Turnkey web control panel (replaces welcome page). Also provides example Rails application using controller, views, etc.
  • Upgraded Ruby on Rails gems:
    • rails 2.3.4
    • actionmailer 2.3.4
    • actionpack 2.3.4
    • activerecord 2.3.4
    • activeresource 2.3.4
    • rake 0.8.7
    • fastthread 1.0.7

Major component versions

mysql-server 5.0.51a-3ubuntu5.4
apache2 2.2.8-1ubuntu0.11
ruby 4.1
build-essential 11.3ubuntu1
git-core 1:1.5.4.3-1ubuntu2.1
rubygems 1.3.5
rails 2.3.4
rake 0.8.7
passenger 2.2.5

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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