New in version 13.0

November 11th, 2013
  • Latest Debian Wheezy package versions of all components.
  • PHPMyAdmin:
  • Configured to allow users preferences stored in database.
  • Specified blowfish_secret and regeneration on firstboot (security).

New in version 11.1-lucid-x86 (January 25th, 2011)

  • Set MySQL root password on firstboot (convenience, security).
  • Force MySQL to use Unicode/UTF8.
  • Support CGI out of the box.
  • Added php-xcache PHP opcode cacher / optimizer (performance).
  • Set postfix MTA myhostname to localhost (bugfix).
  • Enabled tracking in PHPMyAdmin.
  • Minor tweaks to TKL web control panel.

New in version 2009.10-hardy-x86 (October 25th, 2009)

  • Added Turnkey web control panel (replaces welcome page). Also fixes displaying correct host when behind proxy (SERVER_ADDR -> HTTP_HOST).
  • Added postfix MTA (bound to localhost) to allow sending of email from web applications (e.g., password recovery). Also added webmin-postfix module for convenience.
  • PHPMyAdmin improvements:
  • Added pmadb (linked tables) advanced features to PHPMyAdmin (LP#426303)
  • Added mcrypt extension to Apache2 required by PHPMyAdmin (LP#345275)
  • Pinned PHPMyAdmin to update directly from Debian (security).
  • di-live (installer) MySQL component:
  • Added support for complex passwords (LP#416515).
  • Added CLI options (user/pass/query/chroot).
  • Added curl (generically useful in LAMP type appliances).
  • Removed "AllowOverride None" directive from default site configuration.
  • Bugfix: Removed build systems hostname from MySQL user table.
  • Regenerates all secrets during installation / firstboot (security).

New in version 2009.02-hardy-x86 (March 3rd, 2009)

  • phpMyAdmin for convenience.
  • Python and Perl support for Apache2 and MySQL.
  • Rebuilt on top of TurnKey Core, the new common base for all software appliances, which is assembled from Ubuntu 8.04.2 LTS packages.
  • A bugfix in the daily auto-updates mechanism.
  • Significant usability and security enhancements: confconsole support for systems with multiple NICs, password-free login in demo mode, SSL support, database password setting during installation, no passwords in demo mode, many generically useful Webmin modules, and improved embedded documentation.

New in version 2008.12.09-hardy-x86 (December 15th, 2008)

  • Regenerate ssh keys during installation
  • Allow the user to set the mysql root password during installation
  • Fixed manual partitioning support in the installer (#LP301251)
  • Configuration console now saves the default route when configuring a static ip so the settings are not lost between system restarts (#LP303498)
  • apt and cron-apt now share the same sources entries (#LP293685)
  • Includes iptables, webmin-firewall module and exemplary configuration