2011 / May / 30 (39 releases)

30 May 2011

No download Website 30 May 21:19 JCols 0.9.8


JCols is a small Java-based text processing utility. It allows an arbitrary user-defined Java or JavaScript expression to be applied to each line of input in order to generate each line of output. In some cases, JCols can be used in place of AWK.

Release Notes: This release adjusts the class path so that JCols is more likely to find the required rhino.jar file.

Download Website 30 May 21:17 Hardware 4 Linux 0.11.0


Hardware 4 Linux is a set of tools to report Linux-compatible hardware to hardware4linux.info.

Release Notes: This release makes USB reporting work again.

Download Website 30 May 21:17 crpcut 1.3.1


crpcut is the Compartmented Robust Posix C++ Unit Test system. crpcut (pronounced "Crap Cut") runs all test cases in their own process and their own working directory, which makes it perfectly normal to test that asserts do trap, and the test suite continues even in the event of an unexpected SIGSEGV. By using the C++11 features long available in GCC, the tests are extremely easy to write.


Release Notes: This is a minor release that fixes an XML schema violation bug and adds an optional identifier for test runs, useful for Web presentation of results from auto-builders.

No download No website 30 May 21:15 Property Binder 3.1


Property Binder is a Java library that provides typed access to entries in properties files. It offers such access by allowing a programmer to provide it a Java interface whose methods represent the keys of the properties file. The methods can be annotated to indicate what property the method represents, what default value(s) it should assume if the property is not present, and what pattern separates the individual values of multi-valued properties.

Release Notes: Property Binder annotations are now marked as @Documented.

Download Website 30 May 21:14 Sendmail 8.14.5


Sendmail is a Mail Transfer Agent, which is the program that moves mail from one machine to another. Sendmail implements a general internetwork mail routing facility, featuring aliasing and forwarding, automatic routing to network gateways, and flexible configuration.

Release Notes: SMTP extensions are no longer cached across connections, as the cache is based on hostname, which may not be a unique identifier for a server, i.e. different machines may have the same hostname but provide different SMTP extensions. Out-of-bounds access is avoided in case a resolver reply for a DNS map lookup returns a size larger than 1K. The interrupt signal handler has been cleaned up to avoid invoking functions that are not signal-safe. At most, two AUTH lines are read from a server to avoid a memory exhaustion DoS attack against the client.

No download Website 30 May 21:13 JOpt Simple 3.3


JOpt Simple is a simple, test-driven command line parser for Java programs. It supports POSIX getopt() and GNU getopt_long().

Release Notes: This release adds the method required() to the class ArgumentAcceptingOptionSpec to allow callers to indicate that a given option must be present on the command line.

No download Website 30 May 21:11 Stunnix C and C++ Obfuscator 3.7


Stunnix CXX-Obfus is a code obfuscator for C and C++ source code. It converts source code into highly a mangled form, making it extremely difficult for competitors or customers to study, analyze, reuse, and re-work, while fully retaining functionality of the original code. It has many options to control all aspects of code hiding, and has full support for all syntax constructs. It is designed for multi-file projects with mixed C and C++ source and arbitrary heavy use of the C preprocessor. It includes advanced tools to exclude API symbols from mangling.

Release Notes: The GUI has been improved on Mac OS X. Portable FireFox, used for the GUI on Windows, is now initialized in a better way. Some small improvements and fixes have been introduced.

Download Website 30 May 21:11 Jolokia 0.91


Jolokia is a fresh way of accessing JMX MBeans remotely. It is different from JSR-160 connectors, as it is an agent based approach that uses JSON over HTTP for its communication. It provides new features for JMX remoting: bulk requests allow for multiple JMX operations with a single remote server roundtrip, there is a fine-grained security mechanism for restricting JMX access on specific JMX operations, JSR-160 proxy mode, and history tracking, to name a few. Jolokia's origins are in jmx4perl. Client bindings in addition to Perl have already been added, and more are planned.

Release Notes: This minor release adds SSL functionality to the JVM JDK agent and speeds up the Jolokia 'list' command considerably. Some minor bugs are fixed.

Download Website 30 May 21:10 Gaupol 0.18


Gaupol is an editor for text-based subtitle files. It supports multiple subtitle file formats and provides means of creating subtitles, editing text, and timing subtitles to match video. The user interface is designed with attention to batch processing of multiple documents and convenience of translating.

Release Notes: An extension has been added that allows the use of custom, non-standard framerates. A few small bugs have been fixed as well.

Download Website 30 May 21:09 Froxlor 0.9.21


Froxlor is system administration software based on the system control panel SysCP. It focuses on simplicity and usability, and enables an Internet service provider to give customers a Web-based application to administrate their email addresses, subdomains, databases, etc.

Release Notes: This release removes an error when there is a white space in the field "registration date". It fixes German translations, too many Web server reloads, and character errors in the Italian language file. It allows the domain to use SSL without SSL redirect, allows continuing of uploads in ProFTPd by setting a conf value in proftpd.conf, and allows active FTP uploads in backup. It adds customer gender.

No download No website 30 May 21:05 MineCrisis 0.92


MineCrisis is a 3D action game in which the player controls a spaceship. The aim of the game is to reach all the checkpoints of the map within the remaining time, preventing the spaceship from being destroyed by the mines and the shots of the automatic turrets.

Release Notes: This release fixes a distribution integrity check that was causing errors in pre-compiled packages.

No download Website 30 May 21:04 sous-marin 30may11


Sous-marin Linux is a small, pure, individualized Slackware installation system using only scripts and a minimum of resources. Sous-marin's utilities allow you to create an installer CD and tagfiles, choose the minimum of pure Slackware packages you need, and then FTP/HTTP install the system over the Net. It also includes sous-marin tools, formerly SlackBash scripts. These tools allow you to analyze any Slackware installation for missing libraries, files not in packages, packages dependencies, and so forth.


Release Notes: This release adds kernel-headers and binutils to the compiler package list in the sm-13.37 list. They were already in the smx list.

No download No website 30 May 21:03 Apache::Deploy 0.4.2


Apache::Deploy is a (R)?ex Module to deploy Web sites into Apache and WAR-files into Tomcat. It eases the deployment process of many servers.


Release Notes: Run pack hooks everywhere.

Download Website 30 May 21:00 RKWard 0.5.6


RKWard aims to provide an easily extensible, easy to use IDE/GUI for the R project. RKWard strives to combine the power of the R language with the (relative) ease of use of commercial statistical packages. While RKWard is far from finished, it is already useful as an IDE interface to the R language.

Release Notes: Besides bugfixes, this release brings a variety of new features. A new Ctrl+Tab window switching feature eases working with many documents. S4 slots and package namespaces can now be explored in the workspace browser. The output window can now also be used, easily, to document snippets of R code (including syntax highlighting) and the corresponding R output.

Download Website 30 May 20:58 Eigen 3.0.1


Eigen is a C++ template library for linear algebra: vectors, matrices, and related algorithms. It is versatile, fast, elegant and works on many platforms.


Release Notes: In addition to various minor bugfixes, this release brings official support for gcc 4.6 and ARM NEON as well as improved support for custom scalar types. The latter includes exceptions safety and the automatic uses of the math functions declared in the scalar type's namespace.

Download Website 30 May 14:33 blindRSS 0.7


blindRSS is a very simple browser-operated RSS reader. You can click through the feeds in a sidebar, use the (hopefully self-explanatory) icons next to them to manipulate them, and do all the other stuff a RSS reader should do. It's programmed so that the feeds are reread by a cronjob or daemon, while as much functionality as possible is done within the client. Thus, the server only serves the data, not the markup.


Release Notes: blindRSS got a new layout based on Tidy Blog found on oswd.org. A search function was implemented. Support for filters was prepared. The option to display news items in an iframe directly on the blindRSS main content area was added.

Download Website 30 May 14:30 cdcat 1.3


The cdcat is a graphical (Qt based) multi-platform catalog program that scans the directories/drives you want and memorizes the filesystem (including the tags of MP3s) and stores it in a small file. The database is stored in a gzipped XML format, so you can hack it, or use it if necessary. Cdcat can store the contents of some specified files up to a size limit if you want (for example: *.nfo).

Release Notes: Several bugs regarding CSV/HTML export have been fixed. Trailing line endings and spaces in comments are now stripped. Also, the line endings in comments will no longer be converted to "#". The CSV import from advanced disk catalog got an improved parser. The add dialog for new media now has keyboard accelerators for quicker access. The tree on left can now be sorted to reverse order. The parsing of size values from XML has been fixed.

No download Website 30 May 13:44 gedit-pair-char-autocomplete 1.0.5


gedit-pair-char-autocomplete is a gedit plugin that automatically inserts a closing parenthesis ) whenever an opening parenthesis ( is typed. The default paired characters are (), [], {}, "", '', and ``. The plugin is smart enough to automatically overwrite existing closing brackets when appropriate. Selecting a block of text and typing an opening parenthesis or quote character will enclose the selection in quotes or parentheses.

Release Notes: The plugin now deletes a pair character ahead of the cursor when the matching character preceding the cursor is deleted. The plugin now moves a closing pair character to a line on its own and moves the cursor to a new line after an opening pair character is followed by a return.

Download Website 30 May 13:37 MathGL 1.11.2


MathGL is a library for making high-quality scientific graphics under Linux and Windows, fast data plotting and handling of large data arrays, working in window and console modes, and easily embedding into other programs. It has more than 40 general types of graphics for 1d, 2d, and 3d data arrays. It can export graphics to raster and vector (EPS or SVG) formats. It has an OpenGL interface and can be used from console programs. It has functions for data handling and MGL language scripting for simplification of data plotting. It has several types of transparency and smoothed lightning, vector fonts and TeX-like formula drawing, an arbitrary curvilinear coordinate system, and many other useful things.

Release Notes: A Quaternary axis was added. Bugs were fixed.

Download Website 30 May 13:36 UDAV


UDAV is a cross-platform program for data array visualization based on the MathGL library. It supports a wide spectrum of graphics, simple script language, and visual data handling and editing. It has a windowed interface for data viewing, changing, and plotting. It can execute MGL scripts, set up and rotate graphics, export to bitmap or vector (EPS or SVG) files, draw TeX-like formulas, and so on.

Release Notes: Minor bugs were fixed.

No download Website 30 May 13:34 cegojdbc 1.3.2


cegojdbc implements the JDBC driver for the Cego database system. a Java 1.5 runtime environment is required.

Release Notes: Some small protocol adaptations were done to support cego-2.9.x.

Download Website 30 May 13:34 cego 2.9.0


Cego implements a relational and transactional database system with support for the SQL query language. The current release contains the most common database features for basic table manipulation and data retrieval. Indexes, foreign keys, views, and stored procedures are also implemented. Future releases (2.0 and above) will support a multi-node database concept with log file shipping for an automatic database application failover.

Release Notes: Client based SQL dump mode was added.

Download Website 30 May 13:27 ZoneMinder 1.24.4


ZoneMinder is a suite of applications intended for use in video camera security applications, including theft prevention and child or family member monitoring. It supports capture, analysis, recording, and monitoring of video data coming from one or more video or network cameras attached to a Linux system. It also features a user-friendly Web interface which allows viewing, archival, review, and deletion of images and movies captured by the cameras. The image analysis system is highly configurable, permitting retention of specific events, while eliminating false positives. ZoneMinder supports both directly connected and network cameras and is built around the definition of a set of individual 'zones' of varying sensitivity and functionality for each camera. This allows the elimination of regions which should be ignored or the definition of areas which will alarm if various thresholds are exceeded in conjunction with other zones. All management, control, and other functions are supported through the Web interface.

Release Notes: This release primarily addresses a number of system and configuration issues that arose from 1.24.3, but also includes significant improvements to version management and upgrades.

Download No website 30 May 13:26 LMF - Linked Media Framework 2.0rc2


The Linked Media Framework is an easy-to-set-up server application that bundles central Semantic Web technologies to offer advanced services. The Linked Media Framework consists of LMF Core and LMF Modules. The core component of the Linked Media Framework is a Linked Data Server that allows you to expose data following the Linked Data Principles. The Linked Data Server implemented as part of the LMF goes beyond the Linked Data principles by extending them with Linked Data Updates and by integrating management of metadata and content and making both accessible in a uniform way. Its extensions are described in more detail in LinkedMediaPrinciples. In addition to the Linked Data Server, the LMF Core also offers a highly configurable Semantic Search service and a SPARQL endpoint. Setting up and using the Semantic Search component is described in SemanticSearch. Accessing the SPARQL endpoint is described in SPARQLEndpoint. Whereas the extension of the Linked Data principles is already conceptually well-described, work is proceeding on a proper specification and extension of Semantic Search and SPARQL endpoint for Linked Data servers.

Release Notes: This release fixes a number of bugs, increases reliability and stability, and uses multithreading for improved performance when doing large imports.

Download Website 30 May 13:23 NoMachine NX 3.5.0-5


NoMachine NX is a fast terminal server and desktop virtualization system based on the X11 protocol. NX is an order of magnitude faster than VNC or X11 and can run on bandwidth as narrow as 10 kBit/sec. In addition, NX translates and embeds the MS Windows Terminal Server and VNC protocols into X/NX, enabling users to compress and accelerate remote Windows and VNC sessions. The NX project provides a suite of libraries and X11 proxying agents implementing efficient compression and optimized transport of X11, SMB, IPP, HTTP, and arbitrary protocols like audio and video over the Internet.

Release Notes: Packages for Linux are now compliant with the new Debian policies and can be installed also on those OSes that don't have libaudio file by default. NX Client for Windows fixes problems with specific keyboard layouts such as Latin-American or Dvorak.

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