Flac2All is a multi-threaded script that will convert your collection of FLAC files into either Ogg Vorbis, MP3 (with the Lame encoder), or FLAC, complete with any tags and identical file/folder structure. The script has been stable for about a year now, and it has been known to saturate 8-core machines with parallel conversions. It is useful for people with with large FLAC collections who also want a lossy version for portable media players. If wanted, the script can perform updates by skipping already converted files. It has only been tested on Linux, but it should work without alteration on the other Unix systems with bash and the required dependencies.
If you're a developer of multiple projects, you'll find yourself needing to switch between multiple different version control systems. After working in one (e.g. SVN) for an hour, you may need to switch to a different one (e.g. git). Getting your fingers to switch is the difficult part, or remembering the right command line flags to use for the given tool. That's where The One Ring comes in: it provides a constant interface to all the version control systems, and your fingers only need to remember a single command regardless of what checkout directory your shell is sitting in.
The ROHC library provides an easy and robust way for applications to reduce their bandwidth usage on network links with limited capacity or expensive costs. Headers of network packets are compressed with the ROHC protocol and algorithms. The ROHC protocol is very efficient for compressing VoIP streams which use RTP as a transport protocol. ROHC is also suitable for compressing IP-only (IPv4 or IPv6) flows, UDP flows, and many others.
wiggle is A utility that applies conflicted patches intelligently. When 'patch' fails, wiggle often can succeed by ignoring changes to the original file that are not relevant to the patch. The result should always be reviewed, as wiggle cannot notice semantic changes that are important.
nts is an acronym for Note Taking Simplified. It provides a simple, intuitive format for using plain text files to store notes, a command line interface for viewing notes in a variety of convenient ways, and a cross-platform, wx(python)-based GUI for creating and modifying notes as well as viewing them. Displayed items can be grouped by path or tag and can be filtered in various ways.
Phoros is a Web-based tool for photogrammetric road survey. Storage locations of images and GPS data acquired by a measuring vehicle are stored by Phoros into a PostgreSQL database. Images and a map are then presented on Phoros' Web interface. There, a user can determine and store global coordinates of features shown in the images.