FreedomBox 20.12 released

FreedomBox 20.12 has been released and uploaded to Debian unstable. Typically, it will migrate to testing in 2 days, and then can be uploaded to stable-backports.


  • apt: Recover from errors before installing apps or updating system
  • apache: Add strict content security policy, sandbox and other security headers
  • storage: Allow ejecting SATA disks
  • configuration: Allow changes using .d drop-in files

Other Changes

  • configuration: Move default configuration into source code
  • configuration: Read from multiple locations in /etc/ and /usr/share/
  • debian: Add ssl-cert and nscd as proper dependencies
  • frontpage: Allow adding shotcuts using .d drop-in files
  • frontpage: Read shortcuts from multiple locations in /etc/, /usr/share and /var/lib
  • locale: Update translations for Czech, Danish, French, German, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Telugu, Turkish
  • storage: Automount system disks without partition table but ignore all loopback devices
  • storage: Allow ejecting SATA disks
  • storage: Show only physical disks and not all mount points
  • upgrades: Skip enabling backports on testing and unstable
  • upgrades: Show more logs
  • ui: Show a spinner and disable button on form submit

The following people contributed to the git repository for this release:

  • Éfrit
  • ferhad.necef
  • Fioddor Superconcentrado
  • James Valleroy
  • Jens Molgaard
  • Joseph Nuthalapati
  • Michael Breidenbach
  • Oğuz Ersen
  • Pavel Borecki
  • Sunil Mohan Adapa
  • Thomas Vincent
  • Veiko Aasa
  • wind

AWESOME!!! :smiley: :smiley: :smiley: :smiley: