Michael Tremer

IPFire 2.17 - Core Update 89 is available for testing
by Michael Tremer, March 21, 2015

This is the announcement of the first testing release for IPFire 2.17 – Core Update 89. It comes with many updates of software packages and various minor bug fixes.

OpenVPN Net-To-Net Statistics

Connection statistics of OpenVPN net-to-net connections are now collected and graphed. They show incoming and outgoing traffic of the VPN connections and compression ratios.

Dynamic DNS Updater

The dynamic DNS updater tool ddns has been massively extended:

Updated packages

daq 2.0.4, ethtool 3.16, fcron 3.2.0, file 5.20, gnupg 1.4.18, grep 2.21, hdparm 9.45, libart 2.3.21, libassuan 2.1.3, libcap 1.6.2, libevent 2.0.21-stable, libffi 3.2.1, libpcap 1.6.2, pcre 8.36, screen 4.2.1, smartmontools 6.3, snort 2.9.7.0, strongswan 5.2.2, sqlite 8.7.4, squid 3.4.9, tar 1.28, tzdata 2015a, wget 1.16, zlib 1.2.8

dnsmasq has been updated to a recent version with various fixes for DNSSEC and other bugs.

Add-ons

asterisk 11.15.0 + support for TLS and SRTP, clamav 0.98.6, fuse 2.9.3, NEW haproxy 1.5, htop 1.0.3, libdvbpsi 1.2.0, lynis 1.6.4, NEW monit 5.11, mc 4.8.13, miniupnpd 1.9, nginx 1.6.2, nmap 6.47, ntfs-3g 2014.2.15, owncloud 7.0.3, samba 3.6.25, tcpdump 4.6.2

Feature Enhancements & Bug fixes

There very many many contributions to this Core Update by: Matthias Fischer, Dirk Wagner, Erik Kapfer, and Christoph Anderegg in addition to the usual IPFire Core Developers.


Posted: March 21, 2015 • 1150 views