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Here is a list of user-facing features that have been implemented in !FreedomBox. == Implemented ==
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== Basic System Features == Here is a list of user-facing features that have been implemented in !FreedomBox. You can also check [[FreedomBox/Introduction|FreedomBox introduction]] and [[FreedomBox/Hardware|supported hardware]] related pages.
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 * Configure hostname and domain name
 * Manage users and groups
 * Single sign-on support for XMPP and Ikiwiki
 * Manage network connections (Ethernet / Wi-Fi / PPPoE)
 * Automatic software upgrades
 * Diagnostic tests
 * Firewall
   * Automatic operation when services are enabled or disabled
   * Status display for each service and port
 * Network time server and time zone configuration
 * Service discovery
=== Applications ===
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== Available Apps == With !FreedomBox, you can:
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=== Web Apps ===  * Access your !FreedomBox from the public Internet ([[FreedomBox/Manual/PageKite|Pagekite]], [[FreedomBox/Manual/Tor|Tor]], [[FreedomBox/Manual/DynamicDNS|Dynamic DNS]])
 * Connect securely to your !FreedomBox ([[FreedomBox/Manual/OpenVPN|OpenVPN]])
 * Chat with friends ([[FreedomBox/Manual/XMPP|XMPP]], [[FreedomBox/Manual/Quassel|Quassel]], [[FreedomBox/Manual/Matrix|Matrix]])
 * Host a conference call ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Mumble|Mumble]], [[FreedomBox/Manual/Repro|repro]])
 * Publish a blog ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Ikiwiki|Ikiwiki]])
 * Host a personal or community wiki ([[FreedomBox/Manual/MediaWiki|MediaWiki]])
 * Block ads while browsing the web ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Privoxy|Privoxy]])
 * Check your email ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Roundcube|Roundcube]])
 * Transfer large files ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Deluge|Deluge]], [[FreedomBox/Manual/Transmission|Transmission]])
 * Read news ([[FreedomBox/Manual/TinyTinyRSS|Tiny Tiny RSS]])
 * Sync your calendar and contacts ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Radicale|Radicale]])
 * Stay connected to IRC chat ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Quassel|Quassel]])
 * Host a multiplayer block sandbox ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Minetest|Minetest]])
 * Collaboratively edit a text document ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Infinoted|infinoted]])
 * Keep your files synchronized to your !FreedomBox ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Syncthing|Syncthing]])
 * Have your own federated social networking server ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Diaspora|diaspora*]])
 * Circumvent censorship using a socks5 proxy (Shadowsocks)
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 * JWChat: XMPP Web Client
 * Deluge: !BitTorrent Web Client
 * Transmission: !BitTorrent Web Client
 * Shaarli: Bookmarks Web App
 * Roundcube: Email Web Client
 * ownCloud: File Hosting Web App
 * Ikiwiki: Wiki & Blog Web App
=== System and Configuration ===
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=== Other Services ===  * Configure system name and interface language ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Configure|Configure]])
 * Obtain a certificate for your domain ([[FreedomBox/Manual/LetsEncrypt|Let's Encrypt]])
 * Add users and set access privileges ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Users|Users and Groups]])
 * Use a single login for Plinth, XMPP, Ikiwiki, Tiny Tiny RSS, Transmission and SSH
 * Manage network connections over Ethernet, Wi-Fi, or PPPoE ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Networks|Networks]])
 * Upgrade software packages automatically ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Upgrades|Software Upgrades]])
 * Run diagnostic tests ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Diagnostics|Diagnostics]])
 * View which services are allowed through the firewall ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Firewall|Firewall]])
 * Configure time zone and network time service ([[FreedomBox/Manual/DateTime|Date and Time]])
 * Configure service discovery ([[FreedomBox/Manual/ServiceDiscovery|Service Discovery]])
 * View disk information or expand a partition ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Disks|Disks]])
 * Create and restore filesystem snapshots
 * Provide DNS service for your local network ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Bind|bind]])
 * Do system administration from a web interface (Cockpit)
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 * Tor: Anonymity Network
   * Hidden service to provide a .onion address for web apps
   * Download software packages over Tor
   * Tor SOCKS port available
 * Ejabberd: XMPP Chat Server
 * DynamicDNS Client
 * !PageKite: Public Visibility Service
 * Mumble: Voice Chat Server
 * Privoxy: Web Proxy Service
== Planned ==

These features are planned for an upcoming release.

 * Search the web (SearX)
 * Upload and share files (Coquelicot)
 * Save bandwidth using a web proxy (?)
 * Host your photos and videos (MediaGoblin)
 * Run your micro-blogging social network ([[FreedomBox/Manual/GNUSocial|GNU Social]])
 * Connect several boxes with a mesh VPN (tinc)
 * Authenticate using your GPG key (monkeysphere)
 * Copy a snapshot to another storage device
 * Backup your data
 * Manage storage devices
 * Manage and share your bookmarks ([[FreedomBox/Manual/Shaarli|Shaarli]])

== Applications available in each Release ==

||'''Application'''||'''Description'''||'''Debian 9 (Stretch)'''||
|| Tor || Anonymity Network || (./) ||
|| Transmission || !BitTorrent Web Client || (./) ||
|| Deluge || !BitTorrent Web Client || (./) ||
|| Minetest || Block Sandbox || (./) ||
|| Radicale || Calendar and Addressbook || (./) ||
|| JSXC || Chat Client || (./) ||
|| ejabberd || Chat Server || (./) ||
|| Roundcube || Email Client || (./) ||
|| infinoted || Gobby Server || (./) ||
|| Quassel || IRC Client || (./) ||
|| Tiny Tiny RSS || News Feed Reader || {X} ||
|| repro || SIP Server || (./) ||
|| OpenVPN || Virtual Private Network || (./) ||
|| Mumble || Voice Chat || (./) ||
|| Privoxy || Web Proxy || (./) ||
|| ikiwiki || Wiki and Blog || (./) ||

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Translation(s): - ?Deutsch- English - ?Français

Features

1. Implemented

Here is a list of user-facing features that have been implemented in FreedomBox. You can also check FreedomBox introduction and supported hardware related pages.

1.1. Applications

With FreedomBox, you can:

1.2. System and Configuration

  • Configure system name and interface language (Configure)

  • Obtain a certificate for your domain (Let's Encrypt)

  • Add users and set access privileges (Users and Groups)

  • Use a single login for Plinth, XMPP, Ikiwiki, Tiny Tiny RSS, Transmission and SSH
  • Manage network connections over Ethernet, Wi-Fi, or PPPoE (Networks)

  • Upgrade software packages automatically (Software Upgrades)

  • Run diagnostic tests (Diagnostics)

  • View which services are allowed through the firewall (Firewall)

  • Configure time zone and network time service (Date and Time)

  • Configure service discovery (Service Discovery)

  • View disk information or expand a partition (Disks)

  • Create and restore filesystem snapshots
  • Provide DNS service for your local network (bind)

  • Do system administration from a web interface (Cockpit)

2. Planned

These features are planned for an upcoming release.

  • Search the web (SearX)
  • Upload and share files (Coquelicot)
  • Save bandwidth using a web proxy (?)
  • Host your photos and videos (?MediaGoblin)

  • Run your micro-blogging social network (GNU Social)

  • Connect several boxes with a mesh VPN (tinc)
  • Authenticate using your GPG key (monkeysphere)
  • Copy a snapshot to another storage device
  • Backup your data
  • Manage storage devices
  • Manage and share your bookmarks (Shaarli)

3. Applications available in each Release

Application

Description

Debian 9 (Stretch)

Tor

Anonymity Network

(./)

Transmission

BitTorrent Web Client

(./)

Deluge

BitTorrent Web Client

(./)

Minetest

Block Sandbox

(./)

Radicale

Calendar and Addressbook

(./)

JSXC

Chat Client

(./)

ejabberd

Chat Server

(./)

Roundcube

Email Client

(./)

infinoted

Gobby Server

(./)

Quassel

IRC Client

(./)

Tiny Tiny RSS

News Feed Reader

{X}

repro

SIP Server

(./)

OpenVPN

Virtual Private Network

(./)

Mumble

Voice Chat

(./)

Privoxy

Web Proxy

(./)

ikiwiki

Wiki and Blog

(./)


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