IPFire 2.11 - Core Update 62 in testing

by Michael Tremer, September 7, 2012

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as we all are currently in the mood for testing, the next minor update has been pushed into the testing tree.
So, please test IPFire 2.11 Core Update 62 – which brings various security and bug fixes.

The changes are as follows:

  • outgoing firewall SECURITY ADVISORY
  • php has been updated to version 5.3.16 because of various bugs
  • The connection overview on the web user interface shows returns paths (NAT endpoints).
  • A script to manually create VLAN interfaces has been added (have a look at /etc/rc.d/init.d/network-vlans and /var/ipfire/ethernet/vlans).
  • Databases with geographical IP address information and hardware information have been updated.


  • minidlna – A DLNA/UPnP streaming server NEW
  • fping – An enhanced ping utility NEW
  • nmap – Updated to 6.0.1
  • apcupsd – Updated to 3.14.10 by Przemek Zdroik

Thanks to all contributors.

Please test, so we can get this update released as soon as possible. How do I setup my system for testing?