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2010-05-08 Alpine 1.10.3 released

This release contains an emergency fix for kernel for 1.10.2. It solves an OOPS when restarting racoon.

ncopa 15:17, 8 May 2010 (GMT)


2010-04-09 New Site Official lunch!

Just informing that we moved back www.alpinelinux.org to mediawiki. New site is based on old wiki database so all articles should be there some place and all users should be there. The old site should be available from www-old.alpinelinux.org and old wiki (as readonly) on wiki-old.alpinelinux.org. Please let us know if anything is broken or you have ideas for improvements. Thanks!

ncopa 11:17, 9 April 2010 (GMT)

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2010-03-17 Mediawiki Upgrade

Just Upgraded MediaWiki to 1.16.1beta. All looks OK for now

K0gen 13:19, 17 March 2010 (GMT)


2009-03-16 Site Downtime

We had originally planned on upgrading to Alpine Linux 1.10 and we did, but it seems the php.ini file was a killer for our wiki and site server. I apologize for the downtime from 10:30-12:30. All systems are back-online.

K0gen 12:29, 16 March 2010 (GMT)


2010-02-16 Alpine Linux 1.10 Release Candidates are Here

Its been over a month since the last release update, but the 1.10 Alpine Linux Release Candidates are here.

There's a 33MiB mini-iso, so you can download just what you need; and Vserver support is back. You can get to the various flavors of Alpine Linux from the new http://www.alpinelinux.org/downloads.html page.

The vserver support has PAX disabled, so its not a hardened kernel. But it does bring the vserver hosting up to a current kernel.

This version has fixed a number of bugs, and evidently people are running Alpine Linux on server-grade hardware these days. So a number of issues with dealing with server-grade devices have been addressed.

Also included is the normal upgrade of all the normal packages. The full list will be on the wiki when it leaves RC status.

ncopa 19:14, 16 Feb 2010 (GMT)


2009-12-24 Alpine 1.9.3 released - With apk-tools 2.0

Alpine 1.9.3 is now available. The main reason for the update is to fix a specific problem with overlays. Also included are 6 updated packages, and a useful feature for SQL backups. It is available immediately from http://www.alpinelinux.org/download.html

ncopa 12:29, 24 Dec 2009 (GMT)