RSS 231 projects tagged "Software Distribution Tools"

Download Website Updated 09 Jun 2004 apt-got

Pop 65.76
Vit 3.02

apt-got is a customizable mirror engine. It works like a highly specialized proxy. It employs several pluggable modules that are customized for specific jobs. The first available module builds and supervises a partial (or full) Debian mirror which is populated on-the-fly by apt-get requests. There is also a simple mirror module that can be used to mirror source directories or even (static) Web pages. For increased performance on already-cached files, it employes its own Apache module. It supports customized mirroring algorithms.

Download Website Updated 24 May 2004 pkgrebuild

Pop 26.55
Vit 1.48

pkrebuild is a tool for rebuild pkg packages. It can be used for re-creating lost packages or for quick building of modified packages.

No download Website Updated 09 Apr 2004

Pop 10.00
Vit 1.00 generates a pretty-printed HTML list and statistics of packages installed via NetBSD pkgsrc. It creates 3 HTML files: one index, containing a list of all installed packages with short descriptions, one with the detailed description of the package, and one with a list of installed files. It requires pkg_info.

Download Website Updated 06 Apr 2004 Patch Lifecycle Manager

Pop 26.50
Vit 1.75

The Patch Lifecycle Manager (PLM) provides a central point for tracking the lifecycle of patches against a source tree, regardless of the revision control system type used by the developer to track development of the patch (CVS, Subversion, BitKeeper, or by hand.) It also allows filters to be set up and run automatically against the patch for validation or informative purposes.

No download Website Updated 06 Apr 2004 AutoRPM

Pop 324.70
Vit 7.13

AutoRPM is a program that can do any combination of the following: mirror RPMs from an FTP site, keep installed RPMs consistent with an FTP site or local directory and keep installed RPMs in a cluster or network of systems consistent. It is highly flexible and contains a fully command-line driven interactive install mode (for installing RPMs from the queue or for installing RPMs from your system interactively). It also handles recursive dependencies, multiple versions of the same RPM, the same RPM with multiple architectures, and more. It does some of the same tasks as up2date and AutoUpdate.

No download Website Updated 02 Apr 2004 big:eye

Pop 14.63
Vit 60.55

big:eye is a system management server that was developed for enterprise IT infrastructures. It manages faults, performance, inventories, and configurations through an impressive user interface. It produces maps through auto-discovery, and monitors faults, Cisco, Motorola, and SNMP devices.

No download Website Updated 27 Mar 2004 logGen

Pop 10.10
Vit 1.00

logGen is a command-line utility for detecting filesystem changes after a preference change or package installation. This is primarily useful when creating your own .pkg files so you know what you need to package. This package is only compatible with OS X 10.3 and above due to some perl modules that are missing in earlier versions. If you need to run it on OS X 10.2, you'll need to install the necessary perl modules manually.

No download Website Updated 25 Mar 2004 PKGsummon

Pop 24.98
Vit 2.03

PKGsummon is a GTK+2.2-based utility designed for keeping up to date packages (.tgz) on a Linux Slackware system. Package names are gathered from an FTP server and grouped in a tree view with different symbols to allow quick version comparison.

Download Website Updated 10 Mar 2004 DAR

Pop 28.98
Vit 1.00

DAR is a framework for building packages in clean build environments (distributions). It consists of tools to create and manage these build environments, to build packages for each build environment and to update multiple Apt repositories.

No download Website Updated 30 Dec 2003 pwbuilder

Pop 44.25
Vit 3.23

pwbuilder is a powerful tool for creating software packages for Slackware Linux. pwbuilder aims to be the easiest tool in its category. However, pwbuilder provides an advanced API that allows you to make packages exactly in the way you want.


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