[Freedombox-discuss] Plinth 0.5 released
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On Aug 1, 2015 10:36 AM, James Valleroy <jvalleroy at mailbox.org> wrote:
> Plinth release 0.5 is now available.
> Plinth is a web interface to administer the functions of FreedomBox.
> Summary of changes since 0.4.5:
> ? - New app modules:
> ??? - BitTorrent (Deluge)
> ??? - Email Client (Roundcube)
> ??? - Web Proxy (Privoxy)
> ? - Use libnm for Networks module
> ? - Add support for testing Django-dependent modules
> ? - Plinth can now setup ejabberd and jwchat
> ? - Setup firewall zones for network-manager connections
> ? - Manage LDAP users and groups with ldapscripts package
> ? - LDAP user authentication is now used for XMPP, ikiwiki, and SSH
> ? - Fixes to cherrypy autoreload and remove unneeded extra server.
> Plinth now uses much less CPU.
> ? - Use django-stronghold for authentication handling
> ? - Bundle tests with applications; add Travis-CI status image to README
> ? - Move to using python3-augeas for Pagekite
> ? - Extend and use action utilities for enabling/disabling services and
> Apache confs
> ? - Fixed timezone list issue
> ? - Bind a Network connection to an interface
> ? - Many small cleanups
> Since there wasn't a release announcement for 0.4.5, here's a summary of
> changes in that release (since 0.4.4):
> ? - New app modules:
> ??? - BitTorrent (Transmission)
> ??? - Dynamic DNS
> ??? - Voice Chat (Mumble)
> ??? - Wiki & Blog (ikiwiki)
> ? - New system modules:
> ??? - Networks
> ??? - Software Upgrades
> ? - Add unit tests with coverage report and Travis-CI integration
> ? - Add systemd service file for Plinth
> ? - Use augeas to configure Pagekite
> ? - Use domainname as ejabberd host
> ? - Bugfixes for ownCloud and packagekit
> ? - Simpler look
> The detailed lists of changes are attached.
> ? Plinth's upstream URL is: https://github.com/freedombox/Plinth/
> ? The Plinth packaging is being updated currently, and should be
> ? uploaded to Debian unstable soon.
> Contributors to this release:
> ? - Bharath Chava
> ? - Bob Girard
> ? - Daniel Steglich
> ? - James Valleroy
> ? - Maximiliano Curia (maxyz)
> ? - Michael Pimmer (fonfon)
> ? - Sunil Mohan Adapa
> Contributions welcome!
> ? You can contribute to Plinth/FreedomBox by coding, designing,
> ? documenting, testing etc. See:
> ? https://wiki.debian.org/FreedomBox/Contribute/
> ? Also there are now a number of bugs tagged as "beginner" on the
> ? Plinth issue tracker. These bugs are good places for a new
> ? contributor to start. Please feel free to ask if you need any help or
> ? directions.
> ? https://github.com/freedombox/plinth/issues
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