Monit is a utility for managing and monitoring processes, programs, files, directories, and devices on a Unix system. It conducts automatic maintenance and repair and can execute meaningful causal actions in error situations. It can be used to monitor files, directories, and devices for changes, such as timestamps changes, checksum changes, or size changes. It is controlled via an easy to configure control file based on a free-format, token-oriented syntax. It logs to syslog or to its own log file and notifies users about error conditions via customizable alert messages. It can perform various TCP/IP network checks, protocol checks, and can utilize SSL for such checks. It provides an HTTP(S) interface for access.
Release Notes: This is a feature and bugfix release.
The goal of Cheix USB is a Linux image executing from a USB storage device into a running OS, either Linux or Windows, so that the host machine does not have to support booting from the USB device. The root filesystem and boot partitions are read-only to preserve the USB device. All writes are done in a tmpfs. The only writes to the USB storage device are those explicitly made by the user. Cheix's ISO can currently be used to create either a bootable USB or a hard-drive installation.
Release Notes: The installation script has been improved and simplified. The handling of the default user's files has been improved. All non-canonical software has been converted into Slackware packages. Rho has been added for emacs users. The screen now monitors both free memory and battery power. The cheix_admin script and rc.S have been improved. The handling of /etc/fstab and /mnt has been extended.
Oddjob is a Java job scheduler and task automation framework. A GUI designer or XML are used to define a hierarchy of jobs. Sequential, parallel, and conditional execution (or combinations) allow for nearly any business process to be modelled. Oddjob can run on the desktop or on a server and uses JMX to control remote instances via an Explorer-style GUI. Basic Web-based monitoring is also available. It can be embedded in client code and is easily extensible via a simple API.
Release Notes: Improved scheduling, more intuitive configuration, and many more examples. Oddjob Explorer now has the ability to open new windows, navigation is easier, and more accelerator keys have been added. A read only role for the JMX client has been introduced, and a JMX server can now use the Platform MBean. Many bugs have been fixed, extra tests have been added, and job documentation improved.
Suricata is an Intrusion Detection and Prevention (IDS/IPS) engine developed by the Open Information Security Foundation and its supporting vendors. The engine is multi-threaded and has native IPv6 support, file extraction capabilities, and many more features. It's capable of loading existing Snort rules and signatures, and supports many frontends through Barnyard2.
Release Notes: Support for AF_PACKET, replace keyword, workers runmode, event suppression, and byte_extract was added. Accuracy and performance was greatly improved. Stability and memory hygiene were improved.
Speedpad is a small and portable ncurses-powered tool to test, train, and increase typing speed on arbitrary text input. It is designed for intermediate-to-advanced level typists and assumes that you have already learned how to touch type. It does not use lessons, single words, or other synthetic stuff. It supports tab expansion, auto indentation, and syntax to train on code. It features a reference speed robot and supports CPS, CPM, WPM, PPM, and CPH/KPH metrics. It shows detailed statistics about speed and helps find and eliminate frequent typos. Stats are dumped to standard output in a machine-readable format after completion, and can be piped into gnuplot.
Release Notes: This is the first feature complete release. It includes usage and gnuplot(1) examples to visualize your progress.
system-config-printer configures a CUPS server. It uses the CUPS API (bound to Python with pycups) to do this. The communication with the server is performed using IPP. As a result, it is equally able to configure a remote CUPS server as a local one.
Release Notes: This is a maintenance release, fixing several bugs.
Clonezilla is a partition or disk cloning tool similar to Symantec Ghost. It saves and restores only blocks in use on the hard drive if the file system is supported. For unsupported file systems, dd is used instead. It has been used to clone a 5 GB system to 40 clients in about 10 minutes.
Release Notes: The underlying GNU/Linux operating system was upgraded. This release is based on the Debian Sid repository (as of 2011/Oct/25). Partclone was updated to 0.2.32. The restore related menu, i.e. restoredisk and restoreparts, will only be shown when images exist in an image repository. A new mode, "1-2-mdisks" (one image to be restored to multiple disks) was added in the Clonezilla main menu. This is useful for creating massive USB flash drives.
NolaPro is a free Cloud Accounting suite that can be securely run from your PC. Refine and manage your business with its flexible and powerful Customer tracking, Billing, Payables, General Ledger, and Reporting features. Optional modules include Inventory Control, Service/Labor Order management, POS/Fulfillment Order support, a B2B Web portal, eCom Shopping Cart, vTiger add-on, Employee Timeclock, QuickBooks converter, development API, and many more. White Label partner revenue versions are available for CPAs, VARs, and consultants. For international users, it offers multi-currency, VAT/GST support, multi-language capability, and currency, decimal, and temperature flexibility. However NolaPro's customization is its best feature. It can be modified upon request to fit any industry spec or business requirement, as well as integrated with most 3rd party applications to provide backend accounting support. Secure Business Cloud hosting and a Linux version are also available.
Release Notes: CPA oversight power has been added to the Hosting Manager module. Fulfillment quotes now include date range and customer filters. Auto-generated cost is assigned to system decimal places. An end-date selection has been added for a 12-month period to reports. The items report now sorts by item code by default. Check list reports now use base currency on check record. Additional security has been added for failed login attempts. Client suggested improvements have been added to the cash flow report. New setup tasks have been added to the sidebar. The backorder report now shows $ extended as only for remaining items.
GLPI (Gestion Libre de Parc Informatique) is an information resource manager with an administration interface. You can use it to build a database with an inventory for your company (computers, software, printers, etc.). It has functions to make the daily life of the administrators easier, including a job/request tracking system with mail notification and methods to build a database with basic information about your network topology. It provides a precise inventory of all the technical resources (all their characteristics are stored in a database) and management and history of the maintenance actions and the bound procedures. It is dynamic and is directly connected to the users, who can post requests to the technicians.
Release Notes: This release has several minor bugfixes.
OGLplus is a header-only library that implements a thin object-oriented facade over the OpenGL (version 3 and higher) C-language API. It provides wrappers that automate the resource and object management and make the use of OpenGL in C++ safer and easier.
Release Notes: This release fixes several problems that caused compilation errors with g++ 4.6.x series.
Mojolicious is "Duct Tape For The HTML5 Web". It is powerful with no dependencies out of the box with RESTful routes, plugins, Perl-ish templates, session management, signed cookies, a testing framework, a static file server, I18N, first class Unicode support, and much more. It has a very clean, portable, and object oriented pure Perl API without any hidden magic and no requirements besides Perl 5.10.1. It has a full stack HTTP 1.1 and WebSocket client/server implementation with TLS, Bonjour, IDNA, Comet (long polling), chunking, and multipart support. It has a built-in async I/O Web server supporting EV pluggable event queue, Unix domain sockets, and hot deployment, perfect for embedding. Automatic CGI, FastCGI, and PSGI detection for any deployment situation. It has a JSON and XML/HTML5 parser with an advanced CSS3 selector support. The code is based upon years of experience developing Catalyst.
Release Notes: This release adds a send_frame method to Mojo::Transaction::WebSocket. It adds myn events. It changes the syntax for binary messages in Mojo::Transaction::WebSocket. It adds a max_memory_size attribute to Mojo::Asset::Memory. It adds an is_file method to Mojo::Asset and Mojo::Asset::File. All is_done methods are deprecated in favor of is_finished. The done event in Mojo::IOLoop::Trigger has been renamed to finish. Support has been added for new HTTP status codes from draft-nottingham-http-new-status. A small WebSocket upgrade bug has been fixed in Mojo::Server::Daemon.
Release Notes: This is largely a maintenance/bugfix release, but some classes are also updated. There is a new implementation of "TMail" (2.0). View template caching boosts have been sped up by up to 30%. setModel no longer adds a [Save] button. For compatibility use compatibility controller, add $this->add("Controller_Compat" in init() of your Application Class.
Nagstamon is a Nagios status monitor with a UI that resides in the systray or as a floating statusbar on your desktop. It informs you in realtime about the status of your Nagios, Icinga, Opsview, Ninja, Check_MK/Multisite, Centreon, or Thruk-monitored network. It alerts you with sound and visual notification. Failed hosts and services are easy to connect with by SSH, RDP, and VNC. Custom actions can be run on certain events. It works best with GNOME, but also with KDE, Mac OS X, and Windows.
Release Notes: This release comes with new features like customizable acknowledge/downtime/submit defaults, a regexp filter for the status information column, an option to connect to a host via its monitor hostname without HTTP overhead, the ability to keep status detail popup open despite hovering away, and an option to change the offset between the popup window and systray icon to avoid a partly hidden popup. Bugfixes include some fixed popup artefacts, various bugs with acknowledgement flags so they are actually working now, and some issues when running on Mac OS X.
pyAggr3g470r is a news aggregator with a Web interface. It features the use of a MongoDB database, article searching, e-mail notification, export of articles to HTML or raw text, favorite articles, sharing with Google +, Pinboard, Identi.ca, Digg, and reddit.
Release Notes: This release introduces exportation of articles to the HTML format and to the PDF format (there is still exportation to ePub). The sharing of articles with delicious.com was replaced by pinboard.in.
pgpry is a Pthreads-based password recovery program for private OpenPGP keys. It reads private key data from stdin and performs a brute-force attack in order to recover the pass phrase. Numerous options for restricting the key space are offered, including regular expression filtering and prefix/suffix filters.
Release Notes: This release fixes premature stopping on search space exhaustion and a small memory leak.
DBACompanion is a graphical administration tool for Oracle databases. It features browsing the data dictionary, drilling down from one information to related ones, generation of SQL scripts based on data dictionary information, and customisation of all the SQL used by the tool.
Release Notes: This release is based on Qt4 and Qwt 5.2.1. The main new features are Active Session History (ASH) and Automatic Storage Management (ASM). There are numerous small additions and improvements.
Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware is a full-featured, Web-based, multilingual, tightly integrated, all-in-one wiki, CMS, and groupware. Tiki can be used to create all kinds of Web applications, sites, portals, knowledge bases, intranets, and extranets. Tiki offers a very large number of features "out-of-the-box". It is highly configurable and modular. All features are optional and administered via a Web-based interface. Major features include a robust wiki engine, news articles, discussion forums, newsletters, blogs, file and image galleries, bug and issue trackers, a link directory, polls/surveys and quizzes, FAQs, a banner management system, calendar, maps, mobile access, RSS feeds, a category system, tags, an advanced themeing engine (Smarty), spreadsheet, live support, shoutbox, inter-user messaging, menu generator, advanced permission system for users and groups, internal search engine, external authentication support, and more. It was formerly named TikiWiki.
Release Notes: This is the release candidate of Tiki 8.0, the next generation of Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware.
Ostinato is a network packet and traffic generator and analyzer with a friendly GUI. It aims to be "Wireshark in Reverse" and thus become complementary to Wireshark. It features custom packet crafting with editing of any field for several protocols: Ethernet, 802.3, LLC SNAP, VLAN (with Q-in-Q), ARP, IPv4, IPv6, IP-in-IP a.k.a IP Tunneling, TCP, UDP, ICMPv4, ICMPv6, IGMP, MLD, HTTP, SIP, RTSP, NNTP, etc. It is useful for both functional and performance testing.
Release Notes: Focused on performance, this release has improved maximum traffic generation rates (pps) up to 25 times on Linux and up to 60 times on Windows. The time taken to "apply" changes to stream(s) has been significantly reduced. A new "Interleaved Streams" transmission mode has been added. Support has been added for "Pkts/Sec" and "Bytes/Sec" rate stats on Linux, transmit rates of less than one pps, nanosecond resolution while calculating inter-packet gaps and display/configuration of port rate averaged/aggregated across all enabled streams on the port.
Jmx4Perl provides an alternate way of accessing Java JEE Server management interfaces that are based on JMX (Java Management Extensions). It is an agent-based approach where a small Web application deployed on the application server provides HTTP/JSON-based access to JMX MBeans registered within the application server. It is set up from a handful of Perl modules, which can be integrated seamlessly in your own programs. It also includes a Nagios plugin, check_jmx4perl, a jmx4perl command line tool for remote JMX queries and operations, and a readline-based JMX shell j4psh, with context sensitive command completion and syntax highlighting.
Release Notes: Some non-critical bugs have been fixed.
Aspose.Slides for Java is a Java component for manipulating PowerPoint presentations. It doesn't require PowerPoint and supports export to PDF, embedding and linking of audio and video frames, slide cloning, thumbnail generation, and presentation features, the ability to extract text from a presentation, and more.
Release Notes: This is primarily a maintenance and more stable release. Many presentation rendering issues like improper characters, missing titles, skewed and cropped images, bullet rendering, missing backgrounds, missing images, and missing tables in generated PDF/thumbnails have been resolved. Some of presentation access issues along with slide cloning problems have also been addressed in this new release.
Deskolo is a client/server system for gathering data about and managing computer power consumption. It allows you to switch systems off when there is no user activity outside of pre-defined activity periods, and back on again using Wake-on-LAN packets.
Release Notes: First public release.
Easy Java Persistence (EJP) is annotation and configuration-free Java persistence with automatic object/relational mapping (A-O/RM), associations, and persistence tracking.
Release Notes: A problem with schema oriented databases (PostgreSQL, Oracle, etc.) where the users default schema was being used instead of the requested schema was fixed. nullValuesToIncludeInSaves was deprecated, as null values will now always be saved. setMetaDataLimits was replaced with setCatalogPattern and setSchemaPattern. Another alternative for handling caching was added.
Easy Java Websites (EJW) is a Java servlet-based model-view-controller Web application framework that is specifically designed to satisfy the need for extremely simple Web development. EJW is simple enough to be learned in a matter of minutes.
Release Notes: Licensing functionality in License.java was improved by changing the match string to a checksum, so that permanent and timed keys are now likely impossible to break. Form mail can now take any or all parameters from the web.xml file. The secure download handler can now take any or all parameters from the web.xml file. A regex-based word filter was added for foul language or replacing anything).
BugHotel Reservation System is a hotel booking and accounting software package which uses the Internet to "network" your corporate office to each of your hotels. All data processing occurs at the Application Service Provider (ASP) data center. Income statements, reports, etc. may be customized.
Release Notes: Several improvements were made, including a "Discount collected from deposit" option for Gift Cards, an updated Portuguese localization, and minor localization enhancements across the system.
GNU ddrescue is a data recovery tool. It copies data from one file or block device (hard disk, CD-ROM, etc.) to another, trying to rescue the good parts first in case of read errors. GNU ddrescuelog is a tool that manipulates ddrescue logfiles, shows logfile contents, converts logfiles to/from other formats, compares logfiles, tests rescue status, and can delete a logfile if the rescue is done.
Release Notes: The "-a, --min-read-rate" option now uses additional passes, dividing rate by ten on each pass. The new options "-a, --change-types", "-c, --create-logfile", "-d, --delete-if-done", "-D, --done-status", "-m, --domain-logfile", "-n, --invert-logfile", "-p, --compare-logfile", "-t, --show-status", "-x, --xor-logfile", "-y, --and-logfile", and "-z, --or-logfile" have been added to ddrescuelog.