FreeNAS 0.69RC1 (Salusa Secundus) released

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Please note, due adding many new features which have blown
up the image size of FreeNAS it is not possible to upgrade
to the latest 0.69RC1 from versions < 0.69b4 if you
have choosen the embedded OS/DATA installation mode.
In this case you have to backup your data from the DATA
partition and do a fresh installation.
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Majors changes:
- Modify password handling for user 'admin'. Because of that the password will be
set back to the default which is 'freenas'.
- Add quixplorer 2.3.1 to administrate file system via web browser. It is accessible
via http://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx/quixplorer or WebGUI 'Advanced|File Manager'.
Administrator can login via user 'admin' and the WebGUI password. Local system
users have access to /mnt only.
- Replace PHPMailer with msmtp SMTP mail client.
- Add UPS email notification.
- Upgrade lighttpd to 1.4.20.
- Upgrade e2fsprogs to 1.41.3.
- Upgrade Adaptec AACRAID 32/64-bit driver to v5.2.0 Build 15753.
- Upgrade arcconf to 5.30.17509.
- Upgrade scponly to 4.8.

Minors changes:
- Add misc NOTIFYFLAG options to upsmon configuration to make logging more communicative.
- Add 'Auxiliary parameters' option to DynamicDNS WebGUI page to allow adding additional
parameters to the configuration file for customization (FR 2149626).
- Add 'MOTD' option to 'System|Advanced' to set the system message of the day.
This is displayed when login in via SSH for example.
- Add /sbin/clri command to clear an inode by hand if fsck fails (FR 2177277).
- Run transmission daemon as user 'transmission' (FR 2129517).
- Add combobox to select email authentication method on 'System|Advanced|Email'.
- Add combobox to set cnidscheme for AFP shares (FR 2212374).
- Create user home directory if an alternative one is set (FR 2214123).
- Add 'Download' button on 'Diagnostics|Logs' pages to download log files (FR 2221603).
- Refactor /etc/rc.d/routing script.
- Traffic graph color change for viewability (BR 2223207).

Bug fixes:
- Check entered path for iSCSI target extents before storing configuration (BR 2144966).
- Allow line breaks in RSYNC message of the day. Due this fix you have to update
your MOTD.
- Fixed bug in S.M.A.R.T WebGUI. The 'Test email' checkbox was not enabled/disabled
correct.
- Fix bug in NetBIOS name validation code (BR 2163358).

Permanent restrictions:
- It is not possible to format a SoftRAID disk with MSDOS FAT16/32.
- It is not possible to encrypt a disk partition, only complete disks are supported.
- It is not possible to get seperate CPU stats per processor on SMP machines because
FreeBSD does not support that feature.
- Enable 'polling' on interfaces used by a LAGG interface will make it inoperable.

Known bugs:
- If DHCP for IPv4 is used, the IPv6 statically configured DNS server will be
overriden by the IPv4 DNS server.

Changelog:
https://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=151951&release_id=638937

Download:
https://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=151951&package_id=184256&release_id=638937

Regards
Volker Theile

Posted by Volker 2012-10-28

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