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Download Website 16 Nov 11:30 shipper 0.16

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shipper is a power distribution tool for developers with multiple projects who do frequent releases. It automates the tedious process of shipping a software release and (if desired) templating a project Web page. It can deliver releases in correct form to SourceForge, Berlios, and Savannah, and knows how to post a release announcement to freecode.com via freecode-submit.

Release Notes: This release added support for announcing to project IRC channels via irk.

Download Website 16 Nov 02:19 Cobra - WinLDTP 4.0.0

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Cobra - WinLDTP is a cross platform GUI automation tool.

Release Notes: This release has new APIs, Python 3.x fixes, and other bugfixes.

Download No website 16 Nov 02:11 Thot 0.6

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Thot takes as input text in a wiki-like format and outputs results for different formats: HTML, Latex, DocBook, and PDF. Although delivered with only one input language (Dokuwiki format), Thot is very versatile and easy to extend. For example, the initial version allows you to embed a document description from different entities: source language, GraphViz DOT graphs, Latex math, etc.

Release Notes: GnuPlot integration. Many bugfixes for HTML and LaTeX output.

No download Website 16 Nov 02:11 Lernstick Exam Environment 2013-11-15

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Lernstick Exam Environment is a live Linux distribution with a focus on exam situations, usually installed on USB sticks. To provide up-to-date software choice on a solid base, it uses a combination of Debian stable with official and custom backports. Access to local storage media (internal hard drive, other USB storage media) or network access is prohibited per default, but certain network connections (e.g., to network printers or websites) can be allowed in a whitelist.

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Release Notes: A continuous backup solution (based on rdiff-backup) was integrated and can be optionally activated. Per default, the complete home directory of the user is backed up to the exchange partition in regular intervals. This way the damage that could be caused by accidental file deletions in exam situations is minimized. The backup details (source directory, destination directory, and frequency) can be customized. LibreOffice, Iceweasel, gretl, and the NVIDIA GPU drivers were updated.

Download Website 16 Nov 02:10 PDF OCR X 2.0.8

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PDF OCR is a simple drag-and-drop utility that converts PDFs and images into text documents. It uses advanced OCR (optical character recognition) technology to extract the text of the PDF or image. This is particularly useful for dealing with PDFs and images that were created via a scan-to-PDF function in a scanner or photo copier. It uses the Tesseract engine to perform OCR, and currently supports over 20 languages for OCR.

Release Notes: Fixes an issue with handling some PDFs with rotation set.

No download Website 16 Nov 02:10 MyJSQLView 3.47

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MyJSQLView provides an easy-to-use Java based GUI frontend for viewing, adding, editing, or deleting data in the Apache Derby, H2, HSQL, Microsoft SQL, MSAccess, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, and SQLite databases. A query frame allows the building of complex SQL statements and SQL Query Bucket for saving such. The application allows easy sorting, searching, and import/export of table data. A plug-in framework allows inclusion of tools to visually build queries, profiles, and plot data for analysis.

Release Notes: The release brings support for the H2 database and its inclusion as a library to the application. Architectural changes to support ease of use for multiple database connection instances and an update to the HeatMapper plugin to support CSV imports. The Query Frame for the applications also has changes to the UI.

Download Website 16 Nov 02:09 INDI 0.9.7

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INDI is an instrument-neutral distributed interface control protocol that aims to provide backend driver support and automation for a wide range of astronomical devices (telescopes, focusers, CCDs, etc.). Current supported devices include many telescopes, CCDs, filter wheels, focusers, and video cams. INDI is used in popular astronomy suites like Xephem, KStars, DCD, and Cartes Du Ciel.

Release Notes: Support for EQMod and ATIK CCD drivers in Linux and OSX. Joystick support for telescope drivers. Improved telescope and focuser drivers. Bugfixes.

No download Website 16 Nov 02:08 TORCS 1.3.5

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TORCS, The Open Racing Car Simulator, is a highly-portable multi-platform car racing simulation. It can be used as an ordinary car racing game, as an AI racing game, and as a research platform.

Release Notes: Modify/store/load car setups during practice and qualifying sessions. Improved content (totally reworked racetrack e-track-2; improved e-track-6 and wheel-2). The ability of robots to change the car setup during a pit stop. New Robottools API calls for handling car setups. Improvements to the simulation engine (1.5 way LSD, third element). Adjustments to the car categories and physical models. A new 4 speed stock car and category. Improvements to the TORCS Racing Board (public download of robots from past championships; reviewing best lap times per track). Many little improvements and bugfixes.

Download Website 15 Nov 19:09 Pies 2.0.0

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Pies is a Python 2 and Python 3 compatibility layer with the philosophy that all code should be Python 3 code. Starting from this viewpoint means that when running on Python 3, Pies adds virtually no overhead. Instead of providing a bunch of custom methods (leading to Python code which looks out of place on any version), Pies aims to backport as many of the Python 3 API calls, imports, and objects to Python 2 as possible, relying on special syntax only when absolutely necessary.

Release Notes: This is a complete refactor of the Pies library, to make it based on the perspective of backporting features to Python 2.

Download Website 15 Nov 19:04 ipset-bash-completion 2.1

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ipset-bash-completion is programmable completion code for the bash shell, to support the ipset program (netfilter.org). It allows you to interactively retrieve and complete options, commands, set names, types, and members.

Release Notes: This release includes some fixes and improvements. The new ipset counter option is now supported. The project is now considered stable.

Download Website 15 Nov 19:04 iptables-bash_completion 1.0

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iptables-bash_completion provides programmable completion for the iptables and ip6tables programs. iptables options are shown only if they are valid at the current context. It supports completion of options, matches, and targets, and dynamic retrieval of data from the system, including chains, set names, interfaces, and hostnames. Environment variables allow completion options to be tuned. IP and MAC addresses can be supplied using a file.

Release Notes: This release includes a lot of updates and fixes since the last announcement. The project is now considered stable.

No download Website 15 Nov 19:04 Webconverger 22

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Webconverger is a Live Web kiosk Linux distribution for public places. It is designed to get you on the Web easily without compromising your privacy.

Release Notes: This is largely a stable update featuring Firefox 25 and Flash updates. The new features are an extension which allows touchscreen users to drag the page and Emoji font support.

No download Website 15 Nov 19:03 MOSIX 3.4.0.11

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MOSIX is a cluster operating system targeted for distributed computing on Linux clusters and multi-cluster private clouds.

Release Notes: This release for Linux kernel 3.12 includes bug fixes in the freezing, checkpointing, Mostimeof, SIGCHLD vs. the "wait" system call, and "setgroups" system call.

Download No website 15 Nov 19:03 white_dune 0.99rc19

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white_dune is a graphical VRML97/X3DV editor, simple NURBS/Superformula 3D modeller, animation tool, and VRML97/X3DV commandline compiler in development. VRML97 (Virtual Reality Modeling Language) is the ISO standard for displaying 3D data over the Web via browser plugins ("HTML for realtime 3D"). X3DV is the direct successor of VRML97. VRML97 and X3DV have support for animation, real-time interaction, and multimedia (images, movies, and sounds). white_dune can read, create, and display VRML97/X3DV files and let the user change the scenegraph/fields. It also has support for stereoscopic view via "quadbuffer"-capable stereo visuals, and support for 3D input devices like a joystick, spaceball, or magnetic tracker.

Release Notes: This release turns the heart into red.

Download Website 15 Nov 19:02 bvi 1.4.0beta

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bvi is a display-oriented binary editor (hex editor) based on the vi texteditor. It uses commands similar to the commands of vi, with some changes and extensions dependent of their different tasks.

Release Notes: Some bugs has been fixed on the way to a stable release.

Download Website 15 Nov 19:02 ipset_list 2.8

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ipset_list is a wrapper script for listing sets of the netfilter ipset program. It allows you to match and display sets, headers, and elements in various ways. Optionally, the output can be colorized.

Release Notes: This release is just a small update. It adds the -Xo parameter to suppress displaying of member options.

Download Website 15 Nov 19:01 adevs 2.8

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adevs is a C++ library (with Java language bindings) for developing discrete event simulations based on the Parallel DEVS and Dynamic DEVS formalisms.

Release Notes: This version of the software is the first version to be released under the FreeBSD license.

Download Website 15 Nov 19:01 Babel Router 1.4.3

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Babel is a distance-vector routing protocol for IPv6 and IPv4. It is designed to be robust and work efficiently on both wired networks and wireless mesh networks.

Release Notes: This is a bugfix release. There are few user-visible changes.

No download Website 15 Nov 04:30 ZShaolin 0.8

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ZShaolin installs a powerful terminal on your Android device, without requiring root. It comes with applications to edit text, images, audio, and video using shell scripts and programs like FFMpeg, ImageMagick, Sox, Oggz, Lua, awk, sed, vim, emacs, git, SSH, and rsync. A zsh command line environment comes pre-configured with colors, smart completion, error correction, and all man pages, making ZShaolin also suitable for those who would like to learn shell scripting and Unix system administration via a remote session.

Release Notes: This release fixes all git functions, provides OpenSSH in place of dropbear for full SSH operability, and includes a bonus Asteroid-like multiplayer game, Matanza. The SDK used to build ZShaolin has been updated, and supports multiple toolchains including the NDK provided by Google. Work on a new packaging system has just started.

Download Website 15 Nov 04:28 OpenHPI 3.4.0

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Open HPI is an open source project created to provide an open implementation of the SA Forum's Hardware Platform Interface (HPI). It provides a universal interface for Platform Management, including hardware sensor monitoring and control.

Release Notes: This is a stable release with a uid_map file security fix and many other bugfixes.

No download Website 15 Nov 04:27 Lightning MDB 0.9.10

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LMDB is an ultra-fast, ultra-compact key-value data store developed by Symas for the OpenLDAP Project. It uses memory-mapped files, so it has the read performance of a pure in-memory database while still offering the persistence of standard disk-based databases, and is only limited to the size of the virtual address space (it is not limited to the size of physical RAM).

Release Notes: The main change is how heap-allocated memory is handled by default; it is now initialized to zeroes before use. A MDB_NOMEMINIT option has been added to disable this, since it may have a slight performance cost depending on data sizes. Some regressions from 0.9.9 were fixed in mdb_page_split() and mdb_cursor_del(), and some build issues with Windows64 were fixed.

Download Website 14 Nov 23:59 Alchemy OS 2.1.6

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Alchemy OS is a MIDlet which creates an operating environment inside a mobile phone. Although it is not an operating system in the full sense, it provides a rich platform to develop, compile, and run applications directly in the phone.

Release Notes: This release fixes quite serious bugs: Hexadecimal character literals (like '\u03C0') were parsed incorrectly by the compiler, and the asin() and atan() functions returned incorrect values.

No download Website 14 Nov 23:58 TeXstudio 2.6.6

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TeXstudio is a fully featured LaTeX editor. It is designed to make writing LaTeX documents as easy and comfortable as possible. It features an integrated PDF viewer with (almost) word-level synchronization, live inline preview, advanced syntax highlighting, and live checking of references, citations, LaTeX commands, spelling, and grammar.

Release Notes: This release fixes several bugs introduced in 2.6.4, especially the failing home/end keys while the embedded PDF viewer is enabled, and Mac compatibility.

No download No website 14 Nov 23:57 Event and Task Manager 2.3.7

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etm is an acronym for Event and Task Manager. It provides a simple, intuitive format for using plain text files to store event, task, and other data items, a command line interface for viewing stored information in a variety of convenient ways, and a cross-platform, PyQt-based GUI for creating and modifying items as well as viewing them. Displayed items can be grouped by date, context, keyword, or project and can be filtered in various ways. A display of busy and free times is also supported, as is a ledger view of time spent that is suitable for client billing. Alarms are supported for events and repetition for both events and tasks in a powerful and flexible manner.

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Release Notes: This release removes a spurious print statement which affected commandline usage and adds various documentation improvements.

Download Website 14 Nov 23:57 husk-scheme 3.14

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Husk is an implementation of the Scheme programming language for the Haskell Platform. Advanced R5RS features are provided, including continuations, hygienic macros, and a full numeric tower.

Release Notes: This release improves R7RS support and includes an updated parser that understands Unicode hex values and an expanded set of named characters, cond-expand syntax to statically expand different expressions depending upon whether features are present in the Scheme implementation, and new syntax/functions, including letrec*, syntax-error, include, unless, when, nan?, finite?, infinite?, exact-integer?, exact?, inexact?, square, boolean=?, symbol=?, read-line, flush-output-port, and eof-object. In addition, a library was added to compute simple random numbers.

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