Release 2021_006 (2021-02-22)¶
[NixOS 20.09] Most services will be restarted due to a glibc update.
[NixOS 20.09] Gitlab will be restarted and unavailable for some minutes.
[NixOS 20.09] VMs will schedule a reboot to activate the changed kernel.
NixOS 20.09 platform¶
Merge upstream NixOS changes. Includes security fixes for PHP 7.3 and 7.4, openjpeg (CVE-2020-15389, CVE-2020-27841, CVE-2020-27842, CVE-2020-27843, CVE-2020-27844, and CVE-2020-27845), varnish (CVE-2020-11653), graphicsmagick (CVE-2020-12672), cifs-utils (CVE-2020-14342) and glibc (CVE-2019-25013). (#PL-129680).
Gitlab: update to 13.6.7 security release (#PL-129680).
Mailserver: fix sending mails from Roundcube web interface (#PL-129588).
Fix user package installation (
nix-env -iA nixos.package) on VMs that were upgraded from an older platform version (#PL-129677).
Statshost roles now use the frontend FQDN as default host name and can now be enabled without local config. Roles shouldn’t break without custom config in general (#PL-129540).
Fix sending mails via nullmailer which is the default on VMs (#PL-129696).
Production channel URL for this release: https://hydra.flyingcircus.io/build/81780/download/1/nixexprs.tar.xz
User package management on 20.09: recommend using our production channel URL for nixpkgs version pinning.