GnuTLS is a secure communications library implementing the SSL, TLS, and DTLS protocols and technologies around them. It provides a simple C language application programming interface (API) to access the secure communications protocols, as well as APIs to parse and write X.509, PKCS #12, OpenPGP, and other required structures. It is intended to be portable and efficient with a focus on security and interoperability.
Release Notes: This release includes feature updates, notably support for the DTLS heartbeat message, and bugfixes in the current stable branch.
Finit is an extremely fast /sbin/init replacement with a focus on small embedded GNU/Linux systems. It's based on Claudio Matsuoka's original fast init replacement, with extensions for run levels, multiple TTYs, I/O plugins, service plugins, and extensibility plugins.
Release Notes: This is the first release of the new service monitor and plugin framework. It has been tested on Debian 6.0.