FreedomBox 21.11 released

FreedomBox 21.11 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.


  • ttrss: Fix daemon not running sometimes on startup

Other Changes

  • *: Always pass check= argument to
  • *: Convert all functional tests to python format
  • *: Move all systemd service files from /lib to /usr
  • calibre: Run service only if when installed
  • d/control: Allow building with python interpreter of any arch
  • d/rules: Don’t install and enable other systemd service files
  • d/rules: Don’t use to invoke tests, invoke directly instead
  • email: Manage known installation conflicts
  • locale: Update translation for Bulgarian, Ukrainian
  • package: Add functions for removing packages
  • performance: Cleanup code meant for cockpit version < 235
  • pyproject.toml: Merge contents of .converagerc
  • pyproject.toml: Merge contents of pytest.ini
  • settings: Choose password hashing complexity suitable for SBCs
  • setup: Show and remove conflicts before installation
  • sso, translation: Help set language cookie when user logins in
  • storage: tests: functional: Fix tests always getting skipped
  • tests: Add some missed marks for functional tests
  • tests: Add tests for action utilities
  • tests: Improve handling of tests skipped by default
  • tests: help: Add help view tests
  • translation: Always set language cookie when switching language
  • ttrss: Add systemd security hardening to daemon
  • ttrss: tests: functional: Make subscription faster
  • user: Accommodate Django 3.1 change for model choice iteration
  • users: Help set language cookie when user profile is edited
  • wordpress: Run service only if when installed and configured

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

  • 109247019824
  • Andrij Mizyk
  • Fioddor Superconcentrado
  • James Valleroy
  • Joseph Nuthalapati
  • Sunil Mohan Adapa
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