FreedomBox 21.9 released

FreedomBox 21.9 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. (There may be some delays due to ongoing Django 3.2 transition.)


  • mediawiki: Backup and restore uploaded files
  • mediawiki: Enable a subset of default extensions

Other Changes:

  • apache: Update security settings
    • Drop support for GnuTLS
    • Drop support for SSLv3, TLSv1 and TLSv1.1
    • Enable and prioritize HTTP/2 protocol
    • Setup Mozilla recommended configuration
  • email (disabled): configure postfix domain names
  • locale: Update translations for Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified), Dutch, Persian, Russian, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian
  • mediawiki: Handle upgrade for 1.35
  • mediawiki: Switch to MediaWiki 2020 logo
  • plinth: remove diagnose command
  • Add workaround for Django 3.2 with captcha 0.5.6

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

  • 109247019824
  • Andrij Mizyk
  • Artem
  • Burak Yavuz
  • Fioddor Superconcentrado
  • fliu
  • ikmaak
  • James Valleroy
  • Joseph Nuthalapati
  • Michael Breidenbach
  • Seyed mohammad ali Hosseinifard
  • Sunil Mohan Adapa
  • Tiago Zaniquelli
  • Veiko Aasa
  • 池边树下