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4MLinux 8.2 Allinone Edition BETA

Sun, 06/04/2014 - 10:32am
4MLinux is a miniature Linux distribution focusing on four capabilities: maintenance (by using it as a system rescue live CD), multimedia (for example, for playing video DVDs), miniserver (using the inetd daemon), and mystery (meaning console games).

Release Notes: This release has Wine 1.6.2, which is able to run Mozilla software (Firefox 28.0, SeaMonkey 2.25, and Thunderbird 24.4.0) with Flash Player 12 support enabled. 4MLinux Printing Suite 8.2 and 4MLinux QtPack (Qt 5.2.1, QupZilla Git-2014-02-20, and SMplayer with SMTube SVN r6033) are also included. FTP (WinSCP 5.5.1), IRC (Irssi 0.8.16rc1, XChat 2.8.9), P2P (rTorrent 0.9.2, eMule 0.50a), and SSH (PuTTY 0.63) clients are available, too. The size of the ISO image is about 135 MB.

Tags: Linux distribution, Live-CD, system, rescue, Console, Server, multimedia, Games - Linux, X windows

Licenses: GPLv3

4MLinux 8.2 BETA

Sun, 06/04/2014 - 10:31am
4MLinux is a miniature Linux distribution focusing on four capabilities: maintenance (by using it as a system rescue live CD), multimedia (for example, for playing video DVDs), miniserver (using the inetd daemon), and mystery (meaning console games).

Release Notes: The main features in this release are maintenance (MBR and GPT partitioning software, 4MLinux Backup Scripts 8.2, ClamAV 0.98.1), multimedia (MPlayer svn-r36817, FFmpeg Git-2014-02-09), a mini server (FTP, HTTP, SSH, SFTP), and mystery (a set of small games). The X Window System is based on X.Org Server 1.15.0, Mesa 10.1.0, JWM 2.2.0, and the FOX toolkit 1.6.49. Fully automatic installation of the "vanilla" versions of LibreOffice 4.2.0, Java RE 7u51, and VirtualBox 4.3.10 is also supported. The size of the ISO image is about 55 MB.

Tags: Linux distribution, Live-CD, system, rescue, Console, Server, multimedia, Games - Linux, X windows

Licenses: GPLv3

Caché Monitor 2.55

Sun, 06/04/2014 - 10:04am
Caché Monitor is an SQL development tool for InterSystems database Caché. It features an advanced SQL query editor with SQL syntax highlighting, SQL code completion with context sensitive information about database objects (also known as Intellisense), an SQL history buffer for executed SQL commands, SQL code formatting, parallel queries, graphical SQL execution plan with index and selectivity information, SQL abbreviations, and much more. Database diagrams graphically show the structure of the database.

Release Notes: This version supports Java 8. To improve performance\minimize user waiting, prefetching of meta data is implemented. The Tables\Views are grouped by schema, and empty schema will not be displayed by default. CodeCompletion works now on all schema by default. The Source-, Class-, and GlobalViewer show the item count on registertitle and in a tree.

Release Tags: Minor feature enhancements

Tags: Utilities, Database, Front-Ends

Licenses: Freeware

Timeline 1.2.3

Sun, 06/04/2014 - 8:37am
Timeline is a cross-platform application for displaying and navigating events on a timeline.

Release Notes: The correction release number (.3) is caused by problems detected during the release work of version 1.2.0. New features, enhancements: shortcuts can be user defined; events now have a progress attribute; a find feature for categories with Ctrl+F when the mouse is in the category tree; event duration is displayed in the status bar; and an alert dialog appears on top and beeps when shown. There are some bugfixes.

Tags: timeline, Visualization, Presentation

Licenses: GPLv3

Jackcess 2.0.4

Sun, 06/04/2014 - 3:50am
Jackess is a pure Java library for reading and writing MS Access databases (currently supporting versions 2000-2007).

Release Notes: This release adds the ColumnValidator interface, which allows column values to be easily manipulated and/or validated as they are written into the database.

Release Tags: minor feature release

Tags: Java, Access, Database

Licenses: LGPL

webon irforum 1.4

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 10:19pm
webon is a Web content management system. It provides an access log to check who has visited your site. It has a counter that lets anybody know the number of people who have visited your site.

Release Notes: This release is for the web-register page for forum use. It has an admin page, so you can edit users' information easily.

Licenses: GPL

CGIProxy 2.1.10

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 9:57pm
CGIProxy is a Perl CGI script that acts as an Internet proxy. Through it, you can retrieve resources that may be inaccessible from your own machine. The user is kept as anonymous as possible from any servers. HTTP and FTP are supported, and optionally SSL. Common uses include censorship circumvention, VPN-like setups, anonymous proxies, personal proxies, and others. Options include text-only browsing (to save bandwidth), selective cookie and script removal, simple ad filtering, access restriction by server, encoded target URLs and cookies, configuration by end user, and much more (currently over 70 config options). Javascript and Flash are fully supported. Messages are in 12 languages so far. Can be installed as a CGI script, a mod_perl script, a FastCGI script, or with its own embedded secure HTTP server. An online demo is available.

Release Notes: This release adds Spanish and Polish message localization, for a total of 14 languages. It now supports LZMA-compressed SWF files if the Perl module IO::Compress::Lzma is installed. Many bugs were fixed, making more sites work better.

Tags: Communications, File Sharing, Internet, Web, Browsers, Other/Nonlisted Topic, Networking, Firewalls, Utilities

Licenses: Free for non-commercial use

beets 1.3.4

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 7:09pm
Beets is a media library management system designed for obsessive-compulsive music geeks. It catalogs your collection, automatically improving its metadata as it goes using the MusicBrainz database. It also downloads cover art for albums it imports. Then it provides a bouquet of tools for manipulating and accessing your music. Beets also includes a music player that speaks the MPD protocol, so you can play music in your beets library using any MPD client.

Release Notes: This release brings a hodgepodge of medium-sized conveniences to beets. A new "config" command manages your configuration, there's now bash completion, and the "modify" command can delete attributes. There are also some significant performance optimizations to the autotagger's matching logic.

Tags: music, MP3, mp3 tagger, MPD, MusicBrainz, MP3 Player

Licenses: MIT/X

flashrd 1.5

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 6:38pm
flashrd creates OpenBSD images tailored for embedded hardware devices and for executing from a virtualized environment. It installs a complete OpenBSD system with "one-touch" upgrade capability. It boots from a ramdisk to make in-place upgrades easy and complete. flashrd partitions for read-only operation by default, to minimize flash wear.

Release Notes: This release moves from mfs to tmpfs, creates a random seed on flash during image creation, and adds image copy and boot times for OpenBSD 5.5. It uses a 64-sector offset everywhere and updates the installboot arguments for OpenBSD 5.5. Partition sizes are now measured in megabytes instead of sectors.

Tags: installer

Licenses: BSD Revised

H2 Database Engine 1.3.176

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 6:31pm
H2 is an SQL database engine written in Java that implements the JDBC API. Embedded, server, and clustering modes are available. A browser based console application is included. The database has strong security features. Disk based and in-memory databases and tables are supported.

Release Notes: The H2 console tool has been improved. The new storage engine MVStore and the spatial index have been improved. An important bug that resulted in a NullPointerException was fixed.

Release Tags: bugfix

Tags: Database, Database Engines/Servers, Java

Licenses: MPL

TXR 88

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 6:18pm
TXR is a new data munging language. TXR's special pattern language provides template-based matching of entire documents or large sections of documents. It also contains a language for functional and imperative programming. It is written in C and takes the form of a utility that is portable to Unix-like platforms and Windows.

Release Notes: This release adds big improvements to the generational garbage collector, which is now released and built by default. There are some new macros and functions. Word list literals and quasiword list literals have been added to the syntax. Bugfixes have been made.

Tags: text analysis, text formatting, Text Processing, parsing, pattern matching, Lisp, Interpreters, unix tool, functional language, pipes, template processor, Template engine

Licenses: BSD Revised

Ctalk 0.0.97 2014-03-28

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 5:42pm
Ctalk adds classes, methods, operator overloading, inheritance, and complex object expressions to otherwise standard C programs. Programs can use only a few Ctalk objects and methods in an otherwise standard C program, but the language can be used to write entire programs also. Ctalk works on most if not all of the systems that support GCC, the GNU C compiler. The package includes the language, class and run-time libraries, example programs, tutorial, and language reference.

Release Notes: This release contains minor changes to make the translation between Ctalk and C more consistent, adds checks for circular class searches as well as cases where the self keyword is used within a function, and contains several other minor bugfixes.

Tags: Software Development, Interpreters, C Library, object oriented, language, C language

Licenses: GPL

cego 2.20.8

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 5:12pm
Cego implements a relational and transactional database system with support for the SQL query language. The current release contains the most common database features for basic table manipulation and data retrieval. Indexes, foreign keys, views, and stored procedures are also implemented. Future releases (2.0 and above) will support a multi-node database concept with log file shipping for an automatic database application failover.

Release Notes: This release adds a patch in BTreeNode to avoid effects for Linux (using memmove instead of memcpy) and several patches to improve crash recovery.

Tags: Database, Front-Ends, Database Engines/Servers

Licenses: GPL

Event and Task Manager 2.3.26

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 3:40pm
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.

Release Notes: This release fixes a bug introduced in 2.3.25 that affected timer creation under Qt4.

Tags: Office/Business, Scheduling, Information Management, reminder, appointment, Calendar, Todo, task

Licenses: GPL

Code Browser 4.9

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 3:20pm
Code Browser is a folding and outlining editor. It is a lightweight but powerful tool for structuring and browsing source code using folders and links. It is especially designed to keep a good overview of the code of a large project.

Release Notes: This release fixes a bug with CSS syntax highlighting, a bug with relative indentation, and the long-standing bug on Windows preventing opening a file already open in write mode.

Tags: Text Editors

Licenses: GPL

naken_asm 2014-04-05

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 12:54pm
naken_asm, a fork of naken430asm, can assemble and disassemble code for a variety of microcontrollers, including MSP430/MSP430X, dsPIC, ARM, MIPS, STM8, 6502, and 8051/8052.

Release Notes: This release adds an Atmel AVR8 simulator, more features for ELF output, speed-ups for symbol lookups, and bugfixes.

Tags: Assembly, Microcontroller, embedded development

Licenses: GPL

British bingo 1.39

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 12:29pm
British bingo runs in your browser and uses 3 by 9 boards. The game simulates the other players. Players make mistakes and chat. Players leave, join, and re-join between and during games. You can have over 10,000 players. You can hear the players and the caller talk. You can change the sizes to fit a small screen

Release Notes: This release makes the numbers called so far look like balls (there are also new sounds). There are more reasons for players to leave the game and more unusual things for the caller to say. On an iPad, the warning about the screen being in landscape mode is only shown for a short time. There is another animation when a player has a "line", which moves parts of the game around. It is now less likely that the same two animations occur twice in a row. Some variables names which were partly shortened are now shortened as a whole. This release also fixes two bugs. One bug stopped the game.

Release Tags: minor stalbe

Tags: bingo, Game, housie, housey

Licenses: GPLv2

Qmmp 0.7.6

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 12:18pm
Qmmp (Qt-based Multimedia Player) is an audio player with a user interface similar to Winamp or Xmms. Alternative user interfaces also are available.

Release Notes: This release fixes several bugs and adds libav 10 and ffmpeg 2.2 support.

Tags: Qt, Audio, MP3, OPUS, vorbis

Licenses: GPL v2 Or Later

Eric 5.4.3

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 11:48am
Eric is a full featured Python and Ruby editor and IDE, written in Python. It is based on the cross platform Qt GUI toolkit, integrating the highly flexible Scintilla editor control. It is designed to be usable as an everyday quick and dirty editor as well as being usable as a professional project management tool, integrating many advanced features that Python offers the professional coder. Eric includes a plug-in system, which allows easy extension of the IDE functionality with plug-ins downloadable from the net. Current stable versions are Eric4 based on Qt4 and Python 2 and Eric5 based on Python 3 and Qt4.

Release Notes: Bugs were fixed.

Release Tags: Major bugfixes, Bugfixes, Stable, 5.x

Tags: Software Development, Debuggers, User Interfaces, Text Editors, Integrated Development Environments (IDE), Python, Ruby

Licenses: GPL, GPLv3

GNOME Commander 1.4.1

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 8:49am
GNOME Commander is a fast and powerful graphical file manager. It has a "two-pane" interface in the tradition of Norton and Midnight Commander. It features drag'n'drop, GNOME MIME types, FTP, SFTP, and WebDAV using the GnomeVFS FTP module, SAMBA access, the ability to extend the context menu with entries to call external applications or scripts on the selected items, quick device access buttons with automatic mounting and unmounting, a fast file viewer for text and images, a history of recently accessed folders, and folder bookmarks.

Release Notes: Beginning with this bugfix release, GCMD uses poppler-glib bindings instead of the internal poppler API. Compilation is now supported on Fedora 21. Several translations were updated.

Release Tags: Stable, Minor bugfixes, Minor feature enhancements

Tags: Desktop Environment, GNOME, File Managers, FTP

Licenses: GPL