pfSense 2.0 Released

This weekend pfSense 2.0 was officially released.  If your currently using 1.x and planning to upgrade, make sure to read the Upgrade notes.   Enjoy!

Release announcement.

Release notes.


CentOS 5.6 Released

CentOS has announced the release of version 5.6.

Updates include:

  • ext4 is now a fully supported file system
  • libvirt was updated to 0.8.2
  • bind was updated to 9.7 and supports NSEC3 now.
  • ebtables was added
  • php53 is available as a php replacement.
  • System Security Services Daemon (SSSD) has been added.


Release notes:

CentOS 5.5 released

In case you missed it (I did).  CentOS 5.5 was release Friday night.  A few changes are interest are the availability of FreeRadius2 and Samba 3.3 packages.

You can find all the details on the CentOS site.


Release notes:


Spamassassin 3.3.0 released

Apache has announce the release of Spamassassin 3.3.0.   This is the first major update in one and a half years.  You can read the official announcement in SpamAssassin’s announcement list archive.  The latest version is available for download on the SpamAssassin download page,

Some of the changes are:

  • More ipv6 support
  • Rules are now distributed through sa-update and not with the 3.3.0 download package
  • Some third party plug-ins are now part of Spamassassin
  • DKIM is now enabled by default

Make sure to check your perl and amavisd-new versions.  Support for older versions is being phased out and some older versions are incompatible with version 3.3.0.