Michael Tremer

IPFire 2.17 - Release Candidate 1
by Michael Tremer, February 1, 2015

We are proud to announce the first release candidate of IPFire 2.17. A major release with many changes under the hood. Especially security improvements and hardware compatibility.

Changes since beta 1

Some software packages have been updated since the last release. Those cover just bug fixes or other smaller changes:

Updated add-ons

Please help us testing this release! Only with your support is it possible to release a stable and bug-free version of IPFire. For all testers who are already running a pre-release of IPFire 2.17, please reset the “version” of your system to 2.17.1. reset the Core Update version to 85 and install this update. For more information, please check out this guide on our wiki.
EDIT: When updating from IPFire 2.15, please also execute rm -vf /opt/pakfire/db/meta/meta-core-upgrade-86.

You can also download the installation images here.

Posted: February 1, 2015 • 985 views