Duff is a command-line utility for quickly finding duplicates in a given set of files.
Release Notes: This release improves performance for both small and large file sets, prefixes warning and error messages with the program name, changes sampling to use the first n bytes of a file, changes the default sampling limit to zero (sample all files), fixes the man page examples, and removes the length limit on path names read from stdin.
gif2png is a simple command-line utility to convert images from GIF to PNG format. It automatically preserves transparency, interlacing and text comments, and it can do multiple images in one command (e.g., gif2png *.gif). The distribution also includes a web2png script that can be used to convert an entire web tree; it calls gif2png to do image conversions, then patches IMG SRC tags correctly in referring pages.
Release Notes: This release adds a -m (preserve file modification time) option. web2png is now checked with pylint.
SPF is a new strategy for preventing junk mail. The present SMTP standard for email allows anyone to forge anyone else's email address. SPF verifies that the Sender address of an email message matches (according to some policy) the client IP address that submitted it. libspf2 is a complete and robust implementation of SPF which provides support for many MTAs. Support for new MTAs is in progress.
Release Notes: This release adds security patches submitted by the community and minor tweaks associated with the port to github.
FFmpeg is a tool for converting audio, video, and subtitles. It includes libavcodec, the leading open source codec library. It also includes libavformat (implementing muxers and demuxers), libswscale (for very fast video scaling), and libavfilter (an advanced video filter system supporting arbitrary filter graphs), and libavutil (a utility library intended to supplement libc). A simple multimedia player is included too. An experimental streaming server for live broadcasts is also included.
Release Notes: This major release contains hundreds of new features and bugfixes. It also fixes CVE-2011-3929, CVE-2011-3934, CVE-2011-3935, CVE-2011-3936, CVE-2011-3937, CVE-2011-3940, CVE-2011-3941, CVE-2011-3944, CVE-2011-3945, CVE-2011-3946, CVE-2011-3947, CVE-2011-3949, CVE-2011-3950, CVE-2011-3951, and CVE-2011-3952.
cdist is a usable configuration management system. It adheres to the KISS principle and is being used in both small and enterprise-grade environments. It is an alternative to other configuration management systems like cfengine, bcfg2, chef, and puppet.
Release Notes: This release fixes __apt_ppa (to also remove the [ppa-name].list file, if empty) and __group (it referenced the wrong variable name), adds initial support for virtual packages to __package_apt and a new dependency resolver to Core, supports Amazon Linux in Explorer and __package_yum, and adds the new Types __rvm, __rvm_gem, __rvm_gemset, and __rvm_ruby.
Movgrab is a command-line movie downloader for sites like YouTube. It has no dependencies; everything that's needed should be there in the tar.gz package. Movgrab can connect through an HTTP proxy, can output the download to stdout for piping into another program, and can fork into the background to free up the console. When forked into the background, its progress can still be seen in a ps list.
Release Notes: This release adds "Bloomberg" and "Discovery Channel", fixes Mobango and Redbalcony, and adds many minor bugfixes.
Zorp is a proxy firewall suite with its core architecture is built around today's security demands: it uses application level proxies, is modular and component based, uses a script language to describe policy decisions, makes it possible to monitor encrypted traffic, lets you override client actions, and lets you protect your servers with its built in IDS capabilities.
Release Notes: This release fixes passphrase handling of trusted CA private keys and removes support for obsolete Linux versions and Solaris.
Quilt is a set of scripts to manage a series of patches by keeping track of the changes each patch makes. Patches can be applied, un-applied, refreshed, etc. The key philosophical concept is that your primary output is patches, not ".c" files or ".h" files, so patches are the first-class object here. It was originally based on Andrew Morton's patch scripts published on the Linux kernel mailing list a while ago, but has been heavily modified since then.
Release Notes: Bugs were fixed in the setup and mail commands.
JCPP is a complete, compliant, standalone, pure Java implementation of the C preprocessor. It is intended to be of use to people writing C-style compilers in Java using tools like sablecc, antlr, JLex, CUP, and so forth. It has been used to successfully preprocess much of the source code of the GNU C library.
Release Notes: This release has been relicensed to the Apache license, fixes the #line offset and whitespace bugs, adds the ability to parse more text into values, and migrates to github.
web2ldap is a full-featured Web-based LDAPv3 client written in Python. It is designed to run either as with stand-alone built-in Web server or under the control of another Web server with FastCGI support (e.g. Apache with mod_fastcgi). It has support for various LDAPv3 bind methods and a powerful built-in schema browser. HTML templates are supported for displaying and editing entries, and LDIF templates can be used for quickly adding new entries. A built-in X.509 parser displays a detailed view of certificates and CRLs with active links.
Release Notes: This is the first release candidate, with several fixes.
The GNU Gatekeeper is a free H.323 gatekeeper based on the OpenH323 project. You can use it to manage a Voice-over-IP network and let endpoints (e.g., Netmeeting) communicate through symbolic names. It also has an external interface for billing and other applications. It runs on a number of Unix versions (including Linux and Solaris) and Windows.
Release Notes: This bugfix release fixes three rare bugs.
MetaFTPD is an FTP server/proxy with many features, including "MODE Z" compressed file transfers, file locking, chrooting, data-connection/firewall scripts, XSHA and XMD5 commands, and transparent proxying.
Release Notes: This release adds bugfixes for Authentication and Hashing and for a Makefile bug.
Alaya is a primitive chrooting Web server with basic WebDAV support. It can serve HTTPS and HTTP, and can authenticate using PAM, /etc/shadow, /etc/passwd, or using its own authentication files that allow for 'native' users that only have access to alaya content. It's intended to be a simple method of sharing content over WebDAV, and though it can be configured with a config file, it's easy to configure by command-line switches alone. Alaya always chroots to ensure that malicious users can't use '..' within a URL to access unintended documents, and that users can't accidentally leave documents in places outside of the chroot. It has a 'ChHome' mode that chroots users into their home directory and serves content from there. It supports .cgi scripts out of a trusted path (so not from within the chrooted WebDAV share) and read-only shared directories that are outside of the chroot (allowing access to shared content when in ChHome mode).
Release Notes: This release adds Gzip HTTP compression for downloads and directory listings, a major "native authentication" bugfix, and a proxy performance bugfix.
Bcfg2 helps system administrators produce a consistent, reproducible, and verifiable description of their environment, and offers visualization and reporting tools to aid in day-to-day administrative tasks. It is based on an operational model in which the specification can be used to validate and optionally change the state of clients, but in a feature unique to bcfg2 the client's response to the specification can also be used to assess the completeness of the specification. Using this feature, bcfg2 provides an objective measure of how good a job an administrator has done in specifying the configuration of client systems. Bcfg2 is therefore built to help administrators construct an accurate, comprehensive specification. Bcfg2 has been designed from the ground up to support gentle reconciliation between the specification and current client states. It is designed to gracefully cope with manual system modifications. Bcfg2 can also enable the construction of complex change management and deployment strategies.
Release Notes: This is primarily a bugfix release, with over two dozen reported bugs and dozens more unreported bugs fixed. The only significant change from 1.2.0 is that regular expression support in Rules is now optional, and off by default.
Release Notes: The TCPDF license and README.TXT files were updated.
libburnia is a project comprised of libraries and binaries for reading, mastering, and writing optical discs. It provides libburn, a CD/DVD/BD burn library, libisofs, a manipulation library for ISO 9660 filesystems, and libisoburn, a ISO 9660 multi-session library. On top of them there is cdrskin, a cdrecord emulator, and xorriso, a all-in-one application for ISO 9660 multi-session operations which additionaly provides a limited emulation of mkisofs.
Release Notes: lib burn can now read and write CD-TEXT with CD SAO audio sessions, and CDRWIN .cue files which define pure audio or pure data sessions. libisofs and libisoburn now have improved handling of timestamps. Several minor bugs were fixed.
GNU xorriso creates, loads, manipulates, and writes ISO 9660 filesystem images with Rock Ridge extensions. Files can be copied in and out. The session results get written to optical media or to filesystem objects. Rather than needing external tools for ISO 9660 production and CD/DVD/BD burning, it is a static compilation of libburnia-project.org. Thus GNU xorriso depends only on fundamental operating system facilities.
Release Notes: Handling of timestamps in the Joliet and ISO 9660:1999 trees has been enhanced. xorriso now stores mtime in these trees and in the ECMA-119 tree. Some minor bugs were fixed.
Unicorn is a Unix and LAN/localhost-optimized fork of the Mongrel HTTP server. It takes full advantage of functionality exclusive to Unix-like operating systems. It will reap and restart workers that die from broken apps, and there is no need to manage multiple processes yourself. Load balancing is done entirely by the operating system kernel. Requests never pile up behind a busy worker. The server does not care if your application is thread-safe or not, as workers all run within their own isolated address space and only serve one client at a time. All Rack applications are supported along with pre-Rack versions of Ruby on Rails via a Rack wrapper. It also supports atomic log cycling, nginx-style binary re-execution without losing connections, before_fork and after_fork hooks, and optional copy-on-write-friendly memory management.
Release Notes: Minor bugfixes and documentation improvements.
MSS Code Factory is a rule-based expert system for translating application models to source code.
Release Notes: In tribute to IBM's venerable 309x hardware, this release produces clean-compiling code for an exception-throwing approach that provides substantial performance improvements under heavy failure loads, such as users entering bad information. Roughly half the manufactured code has been converted at this point, so it's a blend of old and new styles.
Airtime lets you take total control of your radio station via the Web with intelligent archive management, powerful search, an easy playlist builder, a simple scheduling calendar, and rock-solid automated playout. Features include fades, cues, playlists, a programme calendar, Icecast, Shoutcast, and Soundcloud integration, DJ and station manager roles, JQuery widgets, Liquidsoap playout, and a record and rebroadcast functionality. Powerful media archive features 'watch' folders to allow stations to magically synchronize files, auto-import files, and has multiple directory support. Users can interact with it through any Web browser. It comes with an 'easy install' package.
Release Notes: Sourcefabric has improved calendars, playlists, SoundCloud integration, and the Media Monitor. You can now also have up to three streams with different bitrates, and point them to different Icecast/SHOUTcast servers. Any connection problems between Liquidsoap and Icecast are now shown in the interface. Users can now switch between ALSA, OSS, AO, Pulseaudio, and Portaudio, all via the user interface. Users can listen to streams directly from the Web interface without having to start a third party application (such as VLC). Protection against brute-force password guessing attacks was implemented.
The Extended Module Player is a command-line mod player for Unix-like systems that plays over 90 mainstream and obscure module formats from Amiga, Atari, Acorn, Apple IIgs, C64, and PC, including Protracker (MOD), Scream Tracker 3 (S3M), Fast Tracker II (XM), and Impulse Tracker (IT) files.
Release Notes: This release fixes AMF effects, sample and track loading, XM note cutting quirks, replaying with combined pattern delay and pattern break effects, and OpenBSD sound driver configuration. It adds support for ZX Spectrum Sound Tracker modules.
OPUS is a repository software. OPUS can archive electronic documents to make them available for users to search, to browse, and to simplify the publishing process. OPUS is one of the most frequently utilized repository management systems in German libraries.
Release Notes: This release adds XML-based importation, improved series support, greatly-enhanced RSS feeds for search queries, and validation of XML-based document types. It fixes several validation issues, wildcard searches, and collision checking for URNs.
The library provides an implementation of dimensioned values for Ada. Unit checks are made at run-time, if not optimized out by the compiler. SI and irregular measurement units are supported. Shifted units like degrees Celsius are supported too. Conversions from and back to strings are provided for all various irregular units. An extensive set of GTK widgets for dealing with dimensioned values is included, though use of GTK is not mandatory for the rest of the library.
Release Notes: The procedure Put in Measures_UTF8_Edit has the additional parameters Field, Justify, and Fill. Fedora and Debian packages are provided for both 32- and 64-bit x86 architectures.
Burp is a program that backs up and restores data. It uses librsync in order to save on the amount of space that is used by each backup. It also uses VSS (Volume Shadow Copy Service) to make snapshots when backing up Windows computers.
Release Notes: This release adds a mechanism for automatically upgrading clients. It fixes a bug where attributes on Windows directories were not getting read properly. It fixes a rounding problem in remaining time estimation in the status monitor. There are various small bugfixes. Windows depkgs have been upgraded to the latest versions of OpenSSL. Windows uninstall works.
Exponent CMS is a content management system for Web sites. It allows site owners to easily create and manage dynamic Web sites without necessarily directly coding Web pages or managing site navigation. Exponent uses an intuitive and flexible content editing system that allows Web pages to be edited on the page as it is displayed. This avoids the need for more back-end administration or for navigating many administration pages to add a simple line of text. You can simply visit the page you need to edit as if you were a site visitor, and make the change.
Release Notes: This release implements a revised installation/upgrade process; administrators are now informed when upgrades are needed or version updates are available. The WYSIWYG editor now more faithfully displays content styles and offers additional customizations. Tag viewing, usage, and management were improved. Improved display of Module aggregation selection. Missing and orphan files can now be removed/added to File Manger. There are many other updates and fixes.