Attic is a deduplicating backup program. The main goal of attic is to provide an efficient and secure way to back up data. The data deduplication technique used makes Attic suitable for daily backups since only actual changes are stored. Main features: space efficient storage, optional data encryption, and off-site backups.
libtransliterate is a C++ library converts “transliterated” representations of non-English languages (that use sequences as ANSI characters to represent characters) to Unicode. It supports TLG's Beta Code and cjhebrew. The library comes with a SWIG interface definition that may work with your favorite scripting language and a hand-coded Python interface with native Python Unicode support.