PPort is a simple yet handy automation program and its documented counterpart for interfacing a PC with external electronic devices. Using its two programs, a daemon and a client, it aims to control external apparatus by reading and writing through common computer ports. Using this bundle, one can successfully control any household appliance or electronic device with minimal hassle and practically no changes.
Logiclic is a home automation solution. It has just a little kernel (Servlet in Java), and you can add a Manager to this kernel and access it via a Web browser. The manager can exchange services like Tini management, I2C driver, X10 Driver, Switcher Manager, Thermometer, LCD control, etc. With this modular part, you can make your own solution of home automation. It features a neuronal manager and a scripting manager. Documentation is in French.
SkaLinks Exchange Script is modern and convenient script for arranging link categories on those sites that employ the reciprocal links exchange concept. It features link exchanging, category hierarchy support, virtual category support, related category support, an admin panel, customizable settings, statistics display, broken links verification support, a fast-to-customize layout interface, an advertisement system, multi-criterion search, a script installer, a directory editors system, and an advanced system of most popular related searches.
AudioLink is a tool that makes searching for music on your local storage media easier and faster. Your searches can include a variety of criteria, like male artists, female artists, band, genre, etc. It is flexible: you can use a command line interface or your choice of multiple GUIs, design your own search criteria, etc. You can search MP3 and Ogg files and use AudioLink to categorize your music collection.
flmkisofs is a very simple program for creating ISO images with the mkisofs program. It can create DVD video ISO images, Apple ISO filesystems, HFS/ISO filesystems, and El Torito or Generic bootable ISO filesystems. It fully supports versions 1 through 3 of the ISO filesystem standard, with RockRidge and Joliet extensions, and has partial UDF support.
Amora (A mobile remote assistant) is an application for S60 Nokia smartphones written in Python (PyS60). It allows you to send keyboard events and mouse moving in your Linux desktop. You can control slides, movies, and any other application. Supported features include: mouse drag, double clicking, mouse left button, and some common keyboard keys (Enter, Esc, Space, F5, arrow key left/right, 'F', etc.). It can take a screenshot of the active window on your desktop and view thumbnail on the cellphone. Communication uses Bluetooth.
X10MMS is a software suite that provides support for the X10 CM19A USB home automation transceiver under Linux. It allows users to control the device directly, sending and receiving basic on/off commands, and also includes a sample application that allows XMMS to be remotely controlled using the CM19A transceiver and an X10 palmpad remote. The current CM19A driver is implemented as a kernel module and requires an up-to-date 2.6.x kernel. The program is completely user configurable via a straightforward text file, so you can assign any supported function to any toggle key on the remote.
Apcon is a systemtray application for KDE that makes it very easy for users to specify and manage different network/connection profiles and connect/disconnect to/from them. A user can also get several details about a connection. An integrated wizard leads the user through this process. The idea of Apcon is based on IBM's Access Connections Tool for the Thinkpads.
Grifcat is a simple utility which monitors a Griffin Powermate and sends state change information to the calling script. It tracks the button and wheel motion, reporting each move as it occurs and accumulating net changes in both directions. It is convenient for script writers and those looking for an easy way to integrate the powermate into their applications via a simple coprocess. Grifcat uses libusb to access the USB in a platform independent manner.