Under the hood, some changes were made to support OwnCloud as well as web-based applications (Tiki Wiki, WordPress, Joomla, etc.). We are hoping to include a free version of the Network Map app available for the final release.
For businesses and organizations, ClearOS Professional 6.5.0 also includes:
Virtual Machine and Cloud Images are not available for this beta.
Upgrade from Earlier ClearOS Community 6.x Releases
To upgrade an existing system to ClearOS 6.5.0 Beta 1, you can run the following command:
yum --enablerepo=clearos-updates-testing upgrade
Beta Testing Details
The number of apps available in ClearOS can be a bit overwhelming. The ClearOS 6.5.0 release provides some new Marketplace features to help alleviate the situation. The Marketplace Install Wizard now provides 3 install options for getting through the app selection process:
For new users, there's a Feature Wizard that steps through various features in ClearOS.
For veteran users, the Category Wizard displays apps by category (Server, Network, System and Reports) for quickly selecting what's needed.
For MSPs and consultants, the Quick Select option provides one-step recipes for deploying customer solutions.
In addition, there's a new Layout Manager that lets you choose how you want to view Marketplace apps (see screenshot below). We are still working through some usability issues in the entire install wizard, so feedback is certainly welcome.
Network Detail Report
The Network Detail Report provides a historical view of network traffic on a per IP/user basis. To install the app, run: