Kernel Mode Linux is a technology which enables the execution of user programs in a kernel mode. In Kernel Mode Linux, user programs can access kernel address space directly. Unlike kernel modules, user programs are executed as ordinary processes (except for their privilege level), so scheduling and paging are performed as usual. Although it seems dangerous, the safety of the kernel can be ensured through such methods as static type checking, software fault isolation, and so forth.
Release Notes: This release has been merged with the 3.7 Linux kernel.
Timeline is a cross-platform application for displaying and navigating events on a timeline.
Release Notes: This release allows you to define URLs on events and execute "Goto URL" to open a Web browser. It implements a 'fit week' navigation function. Help text has been added to describe the vertical movement of events. The build script generates a zip file with only LF as line endings in files. Year 0 has been removed from timeline display when using an extended date range.
JHyenae is an entirely overworked Java port of the low-level network packet generator Hyenae. Besides a clean and intuitive UI, it features full range protocol layer configuration and a steady growing variety of supported packet generators.
Release Notes: This release features an enhanced user interface and full IPv6 support for all supported IP-based protocols (ICMP, TCP, and UDP).
Hypercube is a graph visualization tool for drawing DOT (graphviz), GML, GraphML, GXL and simple text-based graph representations as SVG and EPS images. It comes with a Qt-based GUI application and a Qt-independent commandline tool. Hypercube uses a simulated annealing algorithm to lay out the graph, which can be easily parameterized to achieve the desired look.
Release Notes: This release adds support for GraphML files.
phpMyFAQ is a multilingual, completely database-driven FAQ system. It support various database systems and it also offers a content management system with a WYSIWYG editor, an image manager, flexible multi-group and multi-user support, a news system, user tracking, language modules, templates, PDF support, a backup system, Active Directory support, and an easy to use installation script.
Release Notes: This release changes the PHP requirement to PHP 5.3.3, adds the ability to randomly sort FAQs, and adds and improves an extended group permissions for FAQs and categories. It drops support for PHP register_globals and magic_quotes_gpc. It updates the bundled Bootstrap to version 2.2.2. The classloader is now based on the Symfony ClassLoader.
Monsti is a simple and resource-efficient CMS for private and small business sites with mostly static pages and a simple structure.
Release Notes: Bugfixes and minor feature enhancements.
Moqui Framework is a seamlessly integrated, enterprise-ready framework for building enterprise automation applications based on Java. It includes tools for database interaction (relational, graph, document), logic in local and Web services, Web and other UIs with screens and forms, security, file/resource access, scripts, templates, localization, caching, logging, searching, business rules, workflow, multi-tenancy, and integration.
Release Notes: This is a minor feature release and a major quality improvement release. It has undergone significantly more testing than previous releases because of a wider variety of functionality that has been built and tested using the framework, and because of a unit testing effort. New features include popup menus, dynamic options in drop-downs, automatic optimization of queries on view-entities to old select member entities necessary, expanded JCR, and a number of small improvements that generally make the framework easier to use and more reliable.
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: Small fixes for archive logs.
MyMediaLite is a lightweight, multi-purpose library of recommender system algorithms. It addresses the two most common scenarios in collaborative filtering: rating prediction (e.g. on a scale of 1 to 5 stars), and item prediction from implicit feedback (e.g. from clicks or purchase actions). It contains dozens of recommender engines, including state-of-the-art matrix factorization methods. It also supports real-time updates to the recommender engines, storing engines to disk and reloading them again, and several evaluation measures to compare the accuracy of different recommender system methods. Three command-line programs that offer most of the functionality contained in the library are included.
Release Notes: Important changes: fold-in support for UserKNN for item recommendation; less verbose evaluation output; and many bugfixes.
4MLinux is a miniature Linux distribution focusing on four capabilities: maintenance (by using it as a system rescue live CD), multimedia (for example, for playing video DVDs), miniserver (using the inetd daemon), and mystery (meaning console games).
Release Notes: This is an updated version of 4MLinux 4.1 Game Edition, using 4MLinux 5.0 as the core system. The 4MLinux collection includes, among other things, the following items: classic "shoot'em up" games (Abuse, Doom, Heretic, Hexen, and Quake), Liero (a real-time "Worms-like" game), Lincity (a construction and management simulation game), Michael Speck's LGames (using SDL libraries), and DOSBox 0.74 with some Freeware DOS games. ec64 (a Commodore C64 emulator) is also available.
Dada Mail can help you manage a mailing list, offers complete support for safe, closed-loop opt-in subscriptions, sends out mass mailings, keeps an archive of your messages, and allows you to share your messages in many ways. It runs on your Web hosting account and you interact with it through your Web browser, making it available anywhere you have a connection to the Internet. You do not have to rely on a third-party list management system with costly monthly fees. It is rich with features, but tries to keep it simple. It is designed to favor flexibility, extensibility, and ease-of-use over core speed or extremely flashy but hard-to-use features. It is designed to be installed, set up, and understood by regular people who have Web sites, but has enough advanced features to entice more proficient users. If you've ever installed a bulletin board or blog software, you should be able to install Dada Mail without too many problems. Dada Mail can scale. You can install Dada Mail on most any basic hosting account and start sending out messages. If your mailing list grows large, you can switch to sending with a more powerful third-party system, like Amazon SES, where there's potentially no limit on the number of emails you may send, all without having to change mailing list management systems or your hosting.
Release Notes: This release features better email analytics, allowing you to discover information by campaign and IP address, as well as more interactive charts and graphs. There's better handling of bounced messages, with new, clearer rules; a complete migration from Protototype to jQuery; a more sophisticated Web-based installer that can move over commonly set global configurations from previous installations; and the ability to easily create discussion mailing lists using email forwarding instead of using a POP3 address, making performance and email delivery of discussion lists much quicker.
Podget is a simple podcast aggregator optimized for running as a scheduled background job (i.e. cron). It features support for downloading podcasts from RSS and XML feeds, for sorting the podcasts into folders and categories, for importing podcast URLs from iTunes PCAST files and OPML lists, automatic M3U and ASX playlist creation, and automatic cleanup of old podcasts. It also features automatic UTF-16 conversion for podcasts hosted on Windows servers and includes the ability to handle authentication for premium podcasts.
Release Notes: Two relatively small updates requested by users: an update to filename_formatfix to correct for "?referrer=rss" being added to all filenames downloaded from Vimcasts.org; and an update to use mktemp to create a temporary file for playlist sorting. If mktemp is not available, the script falls back to trying to use tempfile.
TUTOS (The Ultimate Team Organization Software) is a groupware, ERP (Enterprise Resource Planing), CRM (Customer Relationship Management), and PLM (Project Lifecycle Management) suite that helps small to medium teams manage various things in one place. Its features include personal and group calendars, an address book, product and project management, bug tracking, installation management, test management, scrum management, a task list, notes, files, mailboxes, and useful links between all of the above.
Release Notes: New per-user and per-project config variables. Some initial pages supporting a mobile layout (using jQuery mobile). Bugs can require a target project/version for some specific states. Checks age / length and special characters for passwords. A lot of standardization and bugfixes, and many other changes.
documentr is a Web-based tool for editing and presenting software documentation. It allows you to easily maintain documentation for multiple products and product branches. Edits can easily be copied between branches, with merge conflicts being handled gracefully. It uses Markdown as its markup language, along with some extensions, and has a role-based permission system.
Release Notes: This release improves page loading times. Pages can be compared with their counterparts on different branches. Code blocks in Markdown may now have an optional title. The display of page changes has been improved.
KDE-Services extends the features of the Dolphin File Manager right-click menu in the KDE graphical environment. It allows you to play and convert between several video formats, extract audio from movies and convert them to MP3 or FLAC, convert audio to MP3 or FLAC, securely send a file or directory to Mailx as an email, send files to Thunderbird as attachments, burn and checksum ISO images, execute scripts and applications, get low-level information on video files, build ISO images from folders, replace text, search, SSH, use Midnight Commander, use system, network, and backup/restore tools, use Samba, extract subtitles from MKV video, multiplex subtitles into MPEG-2 videos, and work with YouTube, DVDs, multimedia, GPG. You can add a timestamp prefix to a filename or directory name. A paranoid shredder, an HTTP publisher, graphic tools, RPM package tools, Xorg configuration, and Dropbox tools are included.
Release Notes: This release improves "Build Custom Kernel" and "Rebuild RPM Package". You can change the Spec file and/or Source Code to be necessary.
GTK, which stands for the Gimp ToolKit, is a library for creating graphical user interfaces. It is designed to be small and efficient, but still flexible enough to allow the programmer freedom in the interfaces created. GTK provides some unique features over standard widget libraries.
Release Notes: Font handling has been greatly improved. Proper Unicode ellipses are now used in strings. Several noticeable performance improvements have been made. Several deprecations and removals have been made.
GLib is a library containing many useful C routines for things such as trees, hashes, and lists. GLib was previously distributed with the GTK toolkit, but has been split off as of the developers' version 1.1.0.
Release Notes: In g_get_home_dir(), the $HOME variable is no longer ignored, and taken into consideration in favor of GECOS entries. Many minor bugfixes have been made.
ctioga2 is a command-line plotting utility. It enables users to make publication-quality plots of data and mathematical functions quickly. It is a complete rewrite of the old ctioga, and is much more flexible, with quite a few additional features.
Release Notes: This release adds many new features, including a powerful styling mechanism which makes it very easy to change the whole look of a plot with a couple of commands and makes it simpler to share styles among several plots. It also adds more control of legends (including drawing frames around them), plot axes, a command for drawing a frame, and a xcolor.sty-like way to mix colors.
The goal of the Pango project is to provide an Open Source framework for the layout and rendering of internationalized text. It uses Unicode for all of its encoding, and will eventually support output in all the world's major languages.
Release Notes: PangoLayout is now automatically relayouted if PangoContext has changed. Rendering of rotated frames has been fixed. Bidi tables have been updated to Unicode 6.2.0. Harfbuzz 0.9.9 is now required. Various minor bugs have been fixed.
pyAggr3g470r is a news aggregator with a Web interface based on Flask. It can be deployed on Heroku or on a traditional server.
Release Notes: pyAggr3g470r is now using the Mako template library. Performance improvements for the MongoDB database have been made, and some minor bugfixes. Stop words (a, of, the, an, for...) are now ignored when calculating top words for the generation of the tag cloud. A new page indicates the list of inactive feeds (with no new published articles since a given number of days).
A WikiWikiWeb is a collaborative hypertext environment, with an emphasis on easy access to and modification of information. MoinMoin is a Python WikiClone that allows you to easily set up your own wiki, only requiring a Web server and a Python installation.
Release Notes: This release fixes serious security issues.
O2OO reads sensor data from a car into a sqlite database and generates graphs of the data so you can analyze the behavior of the car. It can also retrieve the location from a GPS module and store it in the same database, then can create a Google Maps KML-file, coloring the route line with a color depending on a sensor reading.
Release Notes: PDFs now contain a map for each sensor (like the Google Maps output). This release adds support for ELM327 devices which are WiFi-enabled.
LEAF is a secure, feature-rich, customizable embedded Linux network appliance for use in a variety of network topologies. Although it can be used in other ways, it's primarily used as a Internet gateway, router, firewall, and wireless access point.
Release Notes: This is a maintenance release fixing a major flaw in dnsmasq.
giv, the G(reat|tk|NU) Image Viewer, is an image and hierarchical vector viewer. It was designed especially for scientific vision and computational geometry.
Release Notes: This is a minor bugfix release which fixes a bug in the display of binary tiff images. It is also the first release to provide a 64-bit Windows binary installer.
The "Schily" Tool Box is a set of tools written or managed by Jörg Schilling. It includes programs like: cdrecord, cdda2wav, readcd, mkisofs, smake, bsh, btcflash, calc, calltree, change, compare, count, cpp (K&R original), devdump, hdump, isodebug, isodump, isoinfo, isovfy, label, mt, p, patch, sccs, scgcheck, scpio, sdd, sfind, sformat, smake, sh (Bourne Shell), star, star_sym, suntar, gnutar, tartest, termcap, and ved.
Release Notes: This release has been upgraded to smake-1.2.2 and cdrtools-3.01a10.