FreedomBox 24.5 released

FreedomBox 24.5 has been released and uploaded to Debian unstable. Typically, the freedombox package will migrate to testing in 2 days, and then can be uploaded to stable-backports.


  • backups: tests: Don’t use pytest marks on fixtures
  • container: Fix issue with missing make command on stable image
  • daemon: Add new component for daemons shared across apps
  • firewalld: Implement force upgrading to any 2.x versions
  • gitweb, users: Minor fixes for newer pycodestyle
  • locale: Update translations for German
  • pyproject.toml: Exclude the build directory from mypy checks
  • setup: Ensure that apt is updated before checking force upgrade
  • setup: Ensure that force upgrade won’t run when app is not installed
  • setup: Minor refactoring of force upgrader class instantiation
  • setup: Try force upgrade before running app setup
  • tests: Patch apps_init for enable/disable daemon test
  • tor: tests: Convert to pytest style tests from class based tests
  • tor: tests: Fix issue with pytest 8.x versions
  • wordpress: Add shared daemon component for mariadb/mysql
  • zoph: Add shared daemon component for mariadb/mysql

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

  • James Valleroy
  • Olaf Schaf
  • Sunil Mohan Adapa
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