FreedomBox 20.21 released

FreedomBox 20.21 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.


  • apache: Create snake oil certificate if not exists
    • Fixes an issue when installing FreedomBox on Hetzner Cloud’s Debian image
  • calibre: Fix link to manual page

Other Changes

  • deluge: Require user to be in bit-torrent group to access
  • locale: Update translations for German, Hungarian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Swedish
  • security: Fix access denied for user daemon from cron
  • upgrades: Allow grub-pc upgrade without reinstalling grub
  • upgrades: Update searx search engines during dist upgrade
  • users: Remove timeout when creating Samba user

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

  • Doma Gergő
  • Fioddor Superconcentrado
  • ikmaak
  • James Valleroy
  • Johannes Keyser
  • Joseph Nuthalapati
  • Michael Breidenbach
  • n0nie4HP
  • Nikita Epifanov
  • spectral
  • Veiko Aasa