DietPi v6.6

Patch notes and changes for each DietPi release.
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Zombievirus
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DietPi v6.6

Post by Zombievirus » Mon Apr 09, 2018 1:56 am


DietPi v6.6

01 April 2018

Image additions:

Nintendo Switch: DietPi Image now available, includes GPU, Kodi and RetroPie support! Many thanks to Mrs April and Mr Fall.

Changes / Improvements / Optimizations:


General | Removed minutely running "make_nas_processes_faster" cron job, which is present on some device base images,
without any effect on raw DietPi: https://github.com/Fourdee/DietPi/issues/1654

DietPi-Cron | Added the ability to disable the new minutely cron job, if not needed, to reduce logs

DietPi-Boot | Dropbear: Adding ecdsa and dss host keys as well on 1st boot, to avoid boot error messages:
https://github.com/Fourdee/DietPi/issues/1670

DietPi-Boot | Now executes "iw" and "amixer" only, if binaries exist, unhide command outputs instead.

DietPi-Boot | Now executes "ifup/down wlan0" only, if interface is configured, to avoid error message about it.

DietPi-Boot | Now adds sourcing of DietPi-Globals to /root/.bashrc, if missing, e.g. due to user edit.

DietPi-Boot | Various code improvements according to: https://github.com/Fourdee/DietPi/issues/1510

DietPi-Services | Start/Stop order is now based on service dependencies: https://github.com/Fourdee/DietPi/issues/1462

General | Removed minutely running "make_nas_processes_faster" cron job, which is present on some device base images,
without any effect on raw DietPi: https://github.com/Fourdee/DietPi/issues/1654

General | firmware-misc-nonfree is now installed by default for Native PC (x86_64) devices. Contains additional firmware for Intel CPU's.

General | RPi: Disabled the ability to fry an egg on the RPi 3 CPU. CPU temps are now halved under load! Many thanks to Mrs April and Mr Fall.


Bug Fixes:


General | RPi: Resolved issue with updating 'raspberrypi-sys-mods', where the patch would incorrectly apply a new apt mirror,
breaking the ability to update: https://github.com/Fourdee/DietPi/issue ... -377297103

General | firmware-misc-nonfree is now installed by default on all DietPi systems (minus those via PREP with WiFi disabled). Mostly Intel/Nvidia
firmware, however, it also contains ralink WiFi firmware: https://github.com/Fourdee/DietPi/issue ... -377806609

DietPi-Globals | G_RPI_UPDATE: Added APT hold state for "libraspberrypi0", to include all "raspberrypi-firmware" packages,
that are overwritten by "rpi-update": https://github.com/Fourdee/DietPi/pull/1657

DietPi-Process_Tool | Deluge: Is now a SystemD service, which resolves failed process tool apply on forking deluge process:
https://github.com/Fourdee/DietPi/issues/1658

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