Core Update 40

by Christian Schmidt, September 17, 2010

This is the day we are going to release Core 40 which includes the following changes:
Including…

  • Added the french webinterface translation.
  • Updated strongswan to 4.4.1
  • Updated openvpn to 2.1.2
  • Updated snort to 2.8.6.1
  • Updated python to 2.7
  • Updated cpio 2.11
  • Updated drivers:
    • Intel igb network driver 2.3.4
    • Support manual override of usbserial vendor/productid
    • Add Huawei Android usbid’s to option driver
    • compat-wireless version 2.6.35-1
  • Changes on the outgoing firewall:
    • Re-added the mac filter
    • Fixes on firewall groups
  • Changes on the QoS module:
    • Fixed QoS device detection on connection type change
    • Changed QoS port field length to be able to enter port ranges
  • Added IPTV over ADSL (entertain) support (Germany)
  • Added DHCPd and dnsmasq configuration customization feature
  • Fixed bug #0000711 – Unable to delete addon backups
  • Cleaned up the installer:
    • Removed reiser4progs from installer system.
    • Mkinitcpio: Reduced initrd size by removing unneeded filesystems
  • Small WebIF changes:
    • Some cosmetic changes on time server
    • Changed Update-Booster (link) to Update-Accelerator
  • Default all processes to run with nice=0
  • Increased /var/lock to 8MB

Thanks to all contributers.

View further information at the Git Repository.